Assistant Accountant

Recruiter
Elevation Recruitment Group
Location
Leeds, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
16 Sep 2019
Closes
22 Sep 2019
Ref
1255988828
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Elevation Accountancy and Finance are currently recruiting for a leading manufacturing and distribution firm in their Head Office in Bradford. They are seeking an Assistant Accountant to join their team on a permanent basis.

As the Assistant Accountant, your position will play a core role in managing the management accounts for one entity of the business.

Reporting to the Finance Controller, your main duties will include, but not be limited to:
*Prepare monthly management accounts, including accruals, pre-payments and fixed asset management
*Provide monthly reporting with analysis to budget holders
*Prepare balance sheet reconciliations
*Prepare annual statutory accounts and tax pack
*Prepare VAT, Corporation Tax, PAYE and statistical returns
*Prepare information for annual audit
*Monthly commentary and variance analysis
*Budget planning
*Prepare bank and cash reconciliations
*Daily postings completed to a timely manner
*Ad-hoc duties to support the team and Finance Controller

The ideal candidate will have the following skills and experience:
· Experience working within a similar role in a fast-paced environment
· AAT Qualified or Part Qualified ACCA/CIMA
· Confident user of Microsoft Excel - Pivot tables, LOOKUPS and sumif's
· Ability to communicate effectively with Financial and non-Financial stakeholders
· Resourceful, energetic and self-motivated with a keen eye for detail

This is a fantastic opportunity to have full ownership of a varied role where you can excel and make your own, as well as working in a supportive and progressive business.

If you meet the criteria for this role and are interested in finding out more about the role, please do not hesitate to apply or contact Jennie Sinclair.

Elevation Accountancy & Finance focuses on the recruitment of talented Accountancy and Finance professionals across all levels, from entry-level trainees through to post qualified accountants

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