Financial / Management Accounts Assistant

Financial / Management Accounts Assistant

Job Title: Financial / Management Accounts Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Corby, Northamptonshire
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000
REF: 897480
Contact Name: Kate Goodman
Contact Email:
Job Published: 8 months ago

Job Description

Our client, who are leading experts within their specialist industry, has seen continued growth within their organisation and are now seeking a proactive and experienced individual to join them as a Financial / Management Accounts Assistant. This is a new position in their company and the role will primarily be transactional accounting for the first few months but will then be moving onto completing all accounting activities and management / financial reporting for one of their organisations.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Transactional accounting (high volume)
  • Posting journals and preparing monthly management accounts
  • Production of year-end accounts, balance sheet reconciliations, P&L
  • Maintenance of the fixed asset register, calculating depreciation and dealing with disposals
  • VAT Returns
  • Carrying out any other project work as required

Skills and experience required:

  • AAT Qualified with a minimum of 5 years' experience in a similar role
  • Previous experience of completing management accounts
  • Strong MS Excel skills and experience of Sage 50
  • Shows initiative and looks at continuous improvement and streamlining of processes
  • Demonstrates a growth mindset and an interest in seeing the role, department and business develop

Hours of work:

  • Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm (30 mins lunch)

Salary and benefits:

  • Up to £25,000 dependent upon experience
  • 22 days annual holiday + 8 bank holidays
  • Pension (3% / 5%)
  • Free parking

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