Assistant Accountant

The Job

You will report directly to the Financial Reporting Manager and the main accountabilities of the role are as follows:

  • Assist with preparation of monthly management accounts
  • Duties associated with raw material reconciliations
  • Processing of monthly, daily and weekly transactions, including generating and processing of manual payments.
  • Daily reconciliation of bank accounts and other key control accounts as required.
  • Involvement in weekly hedging & currently rate maintenance
  • Preparation of VAT reconciliations and Intrastat returns.
  • Delivery of half year, year-end and monthly reporting to strict timetable
  • Ensure compliance to strict month end timetable
  • Adherence to departmental standard operating procedures
  • Work with the Financial Reporting Team, Business Finance Teams and the SSC Teams to build excellent cross team working and increase process efficiencies and achieve or exceed good practice
  • Contribute to process improvement projects and delivery of Group initiatives where appropriate
  • Other duties as required and appropriate.

The Person

You should have a hands on approach and be task and outcome focused with excellent attention to detail. You will be an engaging individual with a track record of building confidence and rapport with stakeholders across the business. You will have a willingness to learn and be a keen team player.

This role would suit an ambitious, capable individual who is either part qualified CA/ACCA/ACMA or a candidate who has relevant experience. It would be advantageous if you have previous experience of Navision and Cognos.


The Package

This is a permanent position  that offers a competitive salary and benefits package including pension scheme, profit sharing and share option scheme.

How To Apply

Please send your CV with a covering letter explaining why you are suitable for the job to Stacey Crawford, HR Business Partner at by 11th June 2019

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