Assistant Accountant

Assistant Accountant

  • Location

    Cannock, Staffordshire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £23000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits package

  • Contact:

    Jess Brannigan

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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Are you an experienced Assistant Accountant? Do you enjoy preparing statutory accounts?

A rare opening has arisen for an Assistant Accountant to join my client based in Cannock on a permanent basis.

You will be part of a large finance team, specifically within the Statutory Accounts department, reporting directly into the Finance Manager. You will receive a salary of up to £25,000 depending on experience + developmental opportunities, on site gym, subsidised canteen and a benefits platform linked to endless discounts and offers.

The primary purpose of the role is to assist with the preparation of audits and statutory accounts for the business unit.


  • Preparation of documentation for the statutory audits- balance sheets, P&L, cash flow
  • Monitor and answer queries with other departments for audits
  • Ensure accounts are fully reconciled and up to date for the preparation of audit
  • Journal entries - posting into SAP
  • Intercompany reconciliations
  • Maintaining the fixed asset register
  • Analysis of company actuals and forecasts to aid with the audit

To be considered for this role you must be AAT qualified or partway through your ACCA/ CIMA and have experience with external auditing and statutory accounts.

This is the perfect opportunity for someone looking to progress quickly in this challenging and rewarding role.

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