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Assistant Financial Accountant

Assistant Financial Accountant

Posted 15 April by Elevation Recruitment Group
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Elevation Accountancy & Finance are currently recruiting an Assistant Financial Accountant for a six-month fixed term contract based in South Leeds with an immediate start!

As the Assistant Financial Accountant, you will report into the Financial Controller and will assist in the delivery, maintenance and control of accounting services, for statutory, regulatory and internal management reporting.

Key Responsibilities as Assistant Financial Accountant will look like:

- Identify risk regarding general ledger postings, completion of reconciliations, and maintenance of data quality
- Ensure adherence to Group Accounting Policy escalating risks and issues to the financial controller
- Month/quarter end close processes (including completion of reporting files)
- Liaising with the third party Shared Service Centre
- Balance Sheet reconciliations (including Inter-company transactions and reconciliations) with a view to improving the defined process
- Preparing journals and associated underlying schedules
- Analysis of data in order to identify corrections required at site level with a view to improving the underlying processes
- Approving PO's - checking back to budget and flagging variances as they occur
- Overhead review and identification of budget overspend
- Completion of and processing documentation of Office of National Statistics returns (with a view to transitioning these to the SSC)
- Preparing director sign off reports for the receivables drawdown facility
- Investigating finance queries posed by the business as and when required

As the successful candidate, you will be able to demonstrate the following:

- Currently studying ACCA/CIMA/ACA or AAT level 4 qualified
- Ability and desire to improve on-going processes, appropriately addressing issues and contributing to change effectively
- SAP experience desirable

Elevation Accountancy & Finance is a specialist division of Elevation Recruitment Group focusing on the recruitment of talented Accountancy & Finance professionals across all levels, from Ledger Clerks through to Financial Directors. If you match the specified criteria and are interested in discussing the position in more detail, we would love to hear from you.

Reference: 37765354

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