Assistant Accountant

Assistant Accountant

  • Location

    Colnbrook, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £35000 - £40000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Zoe Jones

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Assistant Accountant, Heathrow £35-40,000

The company

Working with a business that has both an exceptional brand and a global reputation which is the envy of some competitors this is an opportunity for a part or fully qualified accountant to join a business and forge a long term career.

The role

Working closely with the Finance Manager, you will be hands on in this role and be responsible for the Commerciality and financial integrity within this area:

  • Assist the Finance Manager in planning and reporting
  • Profit and Loss and Balance Sheet Analysis
  • Production of monthly management reports
  • Prepare monthly forecasts,
  • Variance analysis.
  • Prepare annual budgets for P&L and balance sheet.
  • Assist the Finance Manager on RIC and SOX compliance issues.
  • Month-end including: raising journals, accruals and prepayments,
  • Monthly analysis of cost centres to ensure correct cost allocation.
  • Raising purchase orders and invoice approval.
  • Preparation of monthly invoices for customer products, projects and services.

What you'll need to be successful

With a background in finance you will be able to demonstrate experience in the technical areas that the role covers and be a passionate and driven individual with determination to succeed and ambition to further your career.

  • Studying ACCA/ACA/CIMA
  • Good system knowledge
  • Advanced Excel
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Excellent attention to detail.

What you'll receive in return

The opportunity to work for a global brand leader and really be part of the finance team. Support and career progression are offered within the business and the benefits package is a comprehensive one. The client is seeking someone who is available to begin asap.

How to proceed

If you are interested in this position please email your updated CV to zoe.jones@wademacdonald.com

Assistant Accountant, Heathrow £35-40,000

Applications are encouraged from all candidates meeting or exceeding the minimum criteria for the role regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity.