Assistant Accountant

Posted 11 April by Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
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Fantastic opportunity for a Junior Financial Accountant in Chippenham

Main duties:

  • Preparation of weekly and monthly financial accounts and reports
  • Analyse financial performance and provide insightful variance commentary
  • Work alongside non-financial staff to ensure accurate and timely invoicing and performance reporting and develop commercial awareness.
  • Preparation of weekly and monthly invoicing, liaising with the central hub invoicing team
  • Financial analysis as required to support financial decision making
  • Proactively challenge operations to drive best possible performance
  • Produce weekly and monthly forecasts
  • Assist in budget preparation
  • Debtor management
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Ad hoc reporting as required

Person Profile:

  • Ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines whilst maintaining high standards
  • Have excellent PC skills - good excel skills essential
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills, able to communicate finance data to non-financial functions.
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Can do attitude with willingness to challenge the status quo
  • Flexible and willing to do any tasks to ensure objectives are met


  • Part qualified CIMA/ACCA or willing to commence study, with ambition to develop a career within Accountancy and Finance

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