Assistant Accountant

Gleeson Recruitment Group
£22,000 per annum
02 Sep 2017
07 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

This is an excellent opportunity for an Assistant Accountant to join a high-profile organisation with a genuine opportunity to enhance your skills across the whole finance function. Our client is seeking an Assistant Accountant for a period of 12 months, starting ASAP.

The Role

As Assistant Accountant you will be central to the day-to-day functions of the Finance Team. Reporting into the Financial Controller, your duties will include:

  • balance sheet reconciliations
  • monthly reporting
  • ledger maintenance
  • preparation of monthly management accounts
  • VAT calculations
  • Assisting with all aspects of the year end process
  • Monitoring of KPIs
  • cost centre analysis
  • assisting with the implementation of system improvements
  • budgeting & forecasting
  • Maintaining the financial database and providing analysis for reporting purposes

This position is a fantastic opportunity for someone seeking a challenging, "all-round" role.

The Candidate

The successful Assistant Accountant will need a strong base in all aspects of financial & management accounting processes. You are likely to be part-qualified ACCA/CIMA or have completed your AAT , and previous experience in a very broad role within a SME will also be advantageous.

You will receive a salary of up to £25,000 for the 12 month period within a company who values their employees.

If you're interested in this Assistant Accountant role, please apply with an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Jo Payne on for a confidential chat.