Assistant Accountant

Posted 7 April by Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited Easy Apply

Assistant Accountant - £22,000 - £25,000 Cheltenham - Fantastic Opportunity for Development + Study Support

Your new company
My client an innovative, dynamic and expanding organisation located in Cheltenham is currently recruiting for an Assistant Accountant on a permanent full-time basis. This position has developed in order to support the organisation with providing accurate financial information to rely to the directors in an efficient and timely manner.

Your new role
Your new role has developed in order to provide support to the financial controller and the finance director with day to day financial transactions, reporting and budgeting. Your main responsibilities will include; preparing, maintaining and processing financial transactions and data preparation of monthly accounts using sage and Excel, preparing monthly cash flows, supporting in the preparation of annual budgets, liaising partners and lenders in regards to finance matters, preparing financial data for the monthly executive board meetings, preparation of monthly balance sheet reconciliations, inter company billing and recharges, month end journals, preparing payment runs, bank reconciliations, VAT returns and ad hoc duties as requested by the financial controller.

What you'll need to succeed
The successful candidate will have a sound understanding of the fundamentals within finance this will be demonstrated ideally through completion of AAT qualification or through recent experiencing working in a similar Assistant Accountant position. The successful candidate will have strong Excel skills (Pivots/VlookUps), an analytical mindset and the ability and desire to learn and progress quickly.

What you'll get in return
The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work for a dynamic company in a role offering a huge range of breath and variation along with the opportunity to take on a diverse range of responsibility and grow within the organisation. You will receive a competitive salary of £22,000 - £25,000 along with 25 days holiday + bank and study support towards ACCA/CIMA.

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