Assistant Accountant

Macildowie Associates
18000.00 GBP Annual
03 Oct 2017
17 Oct 2017
Job Type
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Assistant Accountant - Construction and Engineering- Burton on Trent - GBP18,000-GBP25,000

Macildowie Finance is currently working on a position offering the opportunity to work for a Construction Business, based in Burton on Trent.

Recruiting for a Finance Graduate level position, this newly created role within the team will report to the Management Accountant and assist with delivering the day to day accounting responsibilities.

The finance team will be playing an active part in leading and supporting the company in achieving its business objectives and revenue targets by providing key financial insight and control; whilst driving improvements to the operation and financial processes.

So what is the job?

  • Co-ordination of the Purchase Ledger function; processing invoices, payments, reconciling and analysing supplier statements and monitoring internal targets such as cash flow forecasting and supplier reviews.
  • Control and monitor the ledgers up to Trial Balance whilst also responsible for posting journals,
  • Petty Cash, Bank and Cash Book Reconciliations
  • Processing Payroll
  • Producing Month End Analysis Reports, e.g. Gross Margin Analysis, Labour Analysis, Variance Analysis against Budget,
  • Preparing weekly and monthly KPI reports
  • Assist with Cost and Recovery Rates in the system

What are you like?

  • Recent University Graduate / AAT Qualified, keen to continue studying towards an Accounting qualification.
  • Commercially minded
  • High degree of integrity
  • Decisive, pro-active and assertive
  • Ability to demonstrate working under initiative and think things through to solution whilst being innovative and creative
  • Good Excel skills
  • Takes personal responsibility to deliver to tight timescales with a disciplined attention to detail

Package - GBP18,000 - GBP25,000 If you want to join an industry leading business with potential to grow into a bigger role then give Tom a call today, lets start the conversation and tell you more about this great job.

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