Assistant Financial Accountant

Posted 5 February by Page Personnel Finance

Reporting into the Financial Accountant, focusing on Financial Accounts, Fixed Assets, VAT and more.

Client Details

My client is a global, well respect technology company based in Gloucester.

Description

Some of the key responsibilities of an Assistant Financial Accountant include:

  • Assist in the preparation of the statutory Financial Accounts for all entities as well as act as a point of contact during the year end process with external auditors.
  • Maintain the short term cash flow forecast, report weekly variances to forecast, continuously look for ways to improve accuracy for both inflows and outflows.
  • Ensure that all capital expenditure is appropriately authorised, processed, reconciled and reported against budget monthly. Working in collaboration with the Strategic Finance team in respect of the capital approval process.
  • Lead all VAT returns and ensure full compliance with all VAT regulation for both invoices as well as internal processes.
  • Support ongoing financial accounts transformation projects and contribute to the ongoing review and improvement of process

Profile

A successful Assistant Financial Accountant:

  • Excellent IT skills, in particular Excel modelling and formula
  • Exceptional analytical skills with the ability to challenge
  • Level 4 AAT (or taking final exams towards it) or appropriate university degree
  • Proven record of working in the same/similar role
  • Studying towards their CIMA/ACCA

Job Offer

On offer to a successful Assistant Financial Accountant is the opportunity to work within a great company offering a competitive salary and benefits.

Reference: 34395673

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