Assistant Accountant

Macildowie Associates.
Ilkeston, UK
10 Jul 2019
24 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Assistant Accountant | £25,000 - £30,000 | Derby

Macildowie are supporting a growing business that has operations across various in the UK to recruit an Assistant Accountant in to their team on a permanent basis. Working from their Office in Derby, this full-time position reports to the Financial Accountant.

This is an exciting opportunity for a part-qualified accountant or Finance Graduate to join a busy finance team in a growing business. The ideal candidate will be looking to take the next step into their accountancy career and will have a desire to learn a complete range of duties within the function.

  • Part of finance team in preparation of accounts, reporting and KPI's
  • Weekly cash flow forecasting and controlling
  • Assisting with business factoring arrangement and weekly reconciliation
  • Reconciliations and balance sheet control accounts
  • Fixed asset database and capital spend forecasting
  • Standard processes and controls
  • Manage sales and purchase ledgers and ledger team
  • Improve month end process and preparation and review of KPI's
  • Assisting with Statutory reporting in line with IFRS
  • Statutory returns and compliance (VAT/PAYE/Corporate Tax and Making Tax Digital)
  • Build a relationship with group finance and treasury to ensure robust reporting standards
  • Assisting with preparation of annual financial accounts and the Group's annual audit

  • Studying and part-qualified ACA/CIMA/ACCA
  • A thorough understanding of Sales, Purchase Ledger and Credit Control
  • IFRS knowledge
  • High level of Excel ability and a good problem solving attitude
  • Good academics.
  • Working knowledge of ERP systems is of advantage but not necessary

If you want to join an industry leading business with potential to grow into a bigger role then give Tom a call/email today, lets start the conversation and tell you more about this great job. 07973833069

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