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Assistant Accountant - Study Support

Posted 31 January by Now Careers Easy Apply Ended

Now Careers are currently working with a leading retailer with operations worldwide. They have a thriving e-commerce presence, and a growing international divisons. The role will offer study support.


This is a really exciting role for someone reporting directly into the Management Accountant. You will primarily be responsible for ensuring the general ledger accounts are up-to-date and accurate and assisting with the production and distribution of the monthly management accounts which are widely used in the business to aid decision making and to evaluate performance against forecast, budget and prior years. You will have a passion for retail and the ability to efficiently analyse large amounts of data and work to strict deadlines. We love working as a team so you will be a natural people person with a great sense of fun. Impressive interpersonal skills are a must for everyone.


• Assist in the production of the monthly management accounts for the UK

• Accruals, prepayments and various other balance sheet reconciliations

• Manage books of prime entry

• Assisting with detailed reporting and variance analysis

• Maintenance of the fixed asset register

• Assist with statutory reporting

• Assist with the completion of the year-end audit

• Assist with the resolution of accounting system issues

Skills you will have:

• Part qualified accountant or someone looking to starting their studies

• Strong Microsoft Excel skills

• The ability to manipulate and analyse data

• Excellent attention to detail

• Previous experience working within a retail business preferable

• Good time management skills and the ability to meet strict deadlines

• Build excellent working relationships with other colleagues

• Team player


• Annual profit share scheme

• Contributory pension scheme

• Childcare vouchers

• Cycle to work scheme

• Great social events, including a subsidised Christmas party

• Staff discount with up to 40% off RRP

• Ongoing training and educational development initiatives

Reference: 34360227

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