Assistant Accountant

  • Job Reference: 12253
  • Date Posted: 1 April 2022
  • Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
  • Location: Hinckley, Leicestershire
  • Salary: £25,000 to £26,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: 22+STAT, Hybrid Work, Study
  • Sector: Accountancy
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

We are seeking an experienced Assistant Accountant on a full-time permanent basis.

For the newly created position, the successful candidate will be responsible for supporting the finance team, ensuring all transactions are accurately reflected in the accounts.

You will also help to maintain accurate, timely financial information for the business, providing strong support to the accounts team and wider business. Reporting to the Management Accountant, your key duties will include:

.Partner closely with our 3rd party energy support provider,
.Reconcile, process & review utility invoices,
.Review payment files / issue remittances,
.Preparation & completion of utility journals & accruals,
.Prepare & review monthly utility trackers with Accountants,
.Assisting with month-end,
.Prepare utility indemnifications for Accountants,
.Preparation & review of monthly reconciliations of selected control accounts,
.Liaise with sites regarding providing meter reads, providing energy reports where required,
.Liaise with Regional Technical Teams.

The Right Person
⦁Part-qualified ACCA, CIMA or equivalent,
⦁Previous accounts experience essential,
⦁Attention to detail, effective communication skills & confident in presenting financial information to senior management,
⦁Proactive and able to work on own initiative with minimal supervision, able to fit into a dynamic and fast-moving accounting team within a larger organisation,
⦁Excellent planning, organisation & deadline time keeping skills,
⦁Strong IT skills incl. MS Excel. Experience using Sage would be beneficial
⦁Full driving licence.

Package
⦁Appointment Type: Permanent
⦁Salary: £25,000 - £26,000 (subject to experience)
⦁Hours: Full-Time
⦁Holiday 22 Days + Bank Holidays
⦁NEST Pension
⦁Hybrid working after 2-months
⦁Study Support
⦁On-Site Parking

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