Assistant Accountant or Management Accountant

Recruiter
Clear Quality Recruitment Limited
Location
Barnstaple, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
06 Oct 2019
Closes
02 Nov 2019
Ref
1285127513
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
CQR are working closely with a highly respected North Devon organisation to recruit an experienced Management Accountant or Assistant Management Accountant to join their team for a Maternity Cover contract.The ideal candidate will be AAT Qualified or ACCA / CIMA qualified and will be able to start fairly soon and be available for up to 12 months. The role is a busy and varied position in a

highly reputable organisation and would suit someone with a good range of Accountancy experience and any experience in the education sector would be a bonus. The Assistant Management Accountant / management Accountant will report to the Head of Finance and will assist in providing a comprehensive finical service to our client. This is a lovely opportunity to work in a busy and varied role initially to cover maternity but that could lead to permanent in the future...

The job...

The main aim of the Assistant Management Accountant / Management Accountant is to assist the Head of Finance and the finance team in providing a comprehensive finance service to the organisation. Day to day duties will be varied but will include:

·To provide support to the Head of Finance in the setting, managing, monitoring and reporting of budgets and in particular the oversight, control and reporting of pay budgets across the organisation.

·To provide support to the Head of Finance in the preparation of management accounts.

·To provide support to the Head of Finance in the preparation of financial accounts and other financial returns.

·Carry out system administration duties.

·Support budget holders in carrying out their budget management responsibilities

The right person will have...

·Ideally AAT or CIMA / ACCA qualified

·IT skills including MS Excel to a high standard, MS Word and experience in Accounting package such as Sage, JD Edwards, Xero etc.

·Proven experience of working in a busy and challenging senior finance role

·Able to work successfully as part of a team

·A methodical and logical approach to work and to be able to work to deadlines

·Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

·Must be able to start ASAP and work for up to 12 months

·Experience of working in the education sector would be a bonus

·Positive and cheerful outlook

In return we offer...

·Full time 37 hours per week

·Contract for up to 12 months

·Salary £23k to £28k depending on experience and qualifications

If you feel you have the right skills and experience for this position email your CV to Claire click APPLYNOW .Our aim is to be an equal opportunities employer. We welcome all applications regardless of race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origins, sex or sexual orientation, disability, age, religion or belief. CQR will consider all applications solely on merit.

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