Part Qualified Assistant Accountant

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Carlisle, UK
16 Sep 2019
29 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Part Qualified Assistant Accountant opportunity with study support in Carlisle.

Your new company
Our client is a reputable, fast paced, rapidly expanding SME business based in Carlisle. They are looking for an Assistant Accountant to join their medium sized finance team.

Your new role
Reporting to and working closely with the Financial Controller, key responsibilities will include:
  • Assisting in the preparation of monthly management accounts.
  • Assisting in the production of budgets and monthly/quarterly forecasts.
  • Preparation and posting of accruals, prepayments, and other month end journals.
  • Balance sheet reconciliations.
  • Providing accurate and timely commercial analysis and support.
  • Weekly cash-flow forecasting.
  • Preparation of monthly VAT returns.
  • Providing commercial financial analysis and guidance.
  • Keeping abreast of changing regulations and ensuring compliance is maintained in-line with controls and processes.
  • Cost reporting, projections and analysis.
  • Any other ad-hoc duties as required to support the finance function, including identifying areas to improve efficiencies, and challenging processes to ensure best practice is adhered to.

What you'll need to succeed
You will be a part qualified Accountant (CIMA/ACCA/ACA) with demonstrable experience of working at a similar level, with experience of accruals, prepayments and journals. You will have an acute eye for detail, and will be a good user of Excel. A strong communicator, you will be able to form strong working relationships throughout the organisation.

What you'll get in return
This is a permanent full time position that can offer full study support and longer term progression opportunities. You will be working as part of a collaborative team, that can mentor and develop you.
Salary is competitive and will be dependent on skills, qualifications and experience, plus additional benefits and free on-site parking.

What you need to do now
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