Assistant Accountant

Job Title: Assistant Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Reference: 3545024_1551720790
Contact Name: Harry Ataou
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 04, 2019 17:33

Job Description

Assistant Accountant -Based in Cheltenham,Gloucestershire - £25,000- £27,000 per annum -Hays Accountancy

Your new company

Hays Accountancy and Finance are partnering with a leading and growing Facilities Management organisation based in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire to recruit for a dynamic and hands-on Assistant Accountant. The position will assist the Financial Controller and Financial Director in the day to day activities of the business, and achieving accurate and timely accounting information, reporting documents to the group and budgeting process. An exciting opportunity for a finance professional seeking career progression or for a candidate who really wanted to add value to a growing company.

Your new role

Your key duties will include supporting the Financial Controller in accruals, prepayment along with month-end journals. You will check payments runs, process intercompany billing and recharges along with fixed asset register and depreciations. You will assist in the preparation of monthly management accounts, monthly bank reconciliations, rolling ledger and distribution reports along with assisting in audit preparation. You will support the accounts administrator and get involved in ad-hoc projects/financial reporting for the organisation.

What you'll get in return

To be considered for this hands-on and varied Assistant Accountant position you will have experience within a similar role, strong numeracy and analytical skills along with being able to build relationships with internal/external bodies. You will need key MS Excel skills and be trained in a range of accounting packages. Ideally you will be studying towards your AAT/CIMA/ACCA, candidates qualified by experience will be considered. Sage line 200 experience would be advantageous but not essential.

What you'll need to succeed

This exciting and permanent full-time Assistant Accountant role is offering a salary of £25,000 - £27,000 per annum based in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire dependable on experience. Benefits include on-site parking (rota basis), 25 days holiday plus bank, pension scheme, flexible working hours, full study support package (if applicable) and more. A great opportunity reporting/supporting the Financial Controller and Financial Director where you can really add value and develop further.

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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