Role: Assistant Accountant / Trainee Management Accountant
Salary: £26,000 + Study Support
Our client is a dynamic and quickly growing organisation based in Horwich who are looking for an assistant accountant to join the expanding finance team. Reporting to the financial controller, you will assist in the management of transactional ledgers and in the production of management accounts. This is a role where your development will be encouraged, with plenty of training and progression opportunities on offer, working for a manager who feels passionately for the upskilling and training of their team.
An ideal candidate will be sharp and willing to learn with real enthusiasm for the role. You will be joining a supportive team with fantastic working culture where you will quickly be able to take on more responsibility. Full study support is on offer across all levels whether for someone studying their AAT, ACCA or CIMA.
What does the role involve?
This position involves producing monthly management accounts assisting the European financial controller, working as a larger team and individually. This is an ideal position for a senior accounts assistant / assistant accountant who is looking to further their career whilst receiving guidance.
- Balance sheet reconciliations/prepayments and accruals calculations
- Submissions for VAT
- Bank reconciliations
- Managing the sales ledger and credit control function alongside the accounts assistant, chasing overdue payments
- Producing a range of reports using Excel
- Managing internal and external relationships
- Ad hoc support of the transactional finance team including purchase ledger
Who is suited to this role?
An ideal candidate for this position is someone with a friendly personality who wants to contribute to the wider company. We are looking for someone who is driven in their career with strong time management and organisation.
- Balance sheet reconciliation experience is advantageous (not essential for junior candidates)
- Self-motivation and commitment
- Willingness to learn and work as a team
- Knowledge of Excel
- Adaptability and creative - looking to improve themselves and internal processes
Why choose our client?
This is a permanent job opportunity open to junior and senior candidates with fantastic long term opportunity. Our client offers unrivalled learning and development for their finance team being avid investors in people. This role is open to candidates who are currently studying, with study support on offer, and open to candidates who are qualified by experience who already produce monthly accounts. Flexibility is on offer for candidates who may have other commitments, offering core working hours and being able to start earlier or later on either side. Some working from home is also on offer following the completion of your probationary period.
Free parking is available onsite, and the office is located closely to public transport links for commuters.
If you are looking for great job satisfaction within an organisation like this, please apply directly to this advert. To hear more details, please contact Victoria - Victoria@4Recruiting.co.uk
or call us on 01204 326 444