Assistant Accountant

Adele Carr Financial Recruitment
Crewe, UK
13 Oct 2019
27 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
**Assistant Accountant **

My client based in Crewe are looking to recruit an Assistant Accountant on a full time, permanent basis. This is a role that will suit a candidate who is proactive, driven and looking for a progressive role that allows them to drive change make key changes.

Reporting to the Finance Manager you will be responsible for:

Inventory Management (including cut off, valuation, stock cover and stock obsolescence
Raw material usage and associated costs (including batch control and recipe accuracy)
Production performance reporting (including waste reporting, labour costs etc)
Supply chain performance reporting
Activity based cost analysis (for use in profitability reporting)
Weekly and monthly report preparation and circulation
Preparation and analysis of weekly accounts and reporting pack for UK sites (including weekly batch closure, alias transaction reporting etc)
Month end batch closure and accounting routines
Weekly and monthly stock reconciliations
Completion of monthly inter-company reconciliations

The ideal candidate will be able to:

Part qualified accountant, evidence of passing exams at first level
Experience of month end processes and management accounts: production and balance sheet reconciliations
Min 2 years' experience in above
Experience of weekly reporting desirable (weekly P&L) and stock control
Meet tight deadlines and be organised
Able to answer senior management queries and have the confidence to challenge colleagues if figures / info are incorrect
Have good communication skills
Work as part of a team but also on own initiative without constant instruction
Travel as required to other offices

For further information on this or any of our other vacancies, please call the Chester office today for a confidential discussion or alternatively forward your CV and cover letter.

Due to the high level of interest that we generally receive for our advertised roles unfortunately we cannot always respond to each application. Therefore if you do not hear back from one of our experienced consultants you have not been short-listed for this role.

Please continue to check our website for any other accountancy roles which may be of interest to you

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