Assistant Accountant

Assistant Accountant

  • Location

    Solihull, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    + Study Support

  • Contact:

    Laura Parkes

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:


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We're recruiting for an exciting, modern business on a high growth trajectory. You will be joining an experienced finance team in a newly created position to support two qualified accountants on a day to day and reporting into the finance manager.

This is an exciting position for someone looking for that next step with ambition and drive to progress.

Salary up to £40k depending on experience + Study Support. Flexible working, Based outside of Solihull.

Job description

  • Assist Finance Manager with Monthly Management Accounts, Cashflow forecasting and Quarterly Board Pack Schedules
  • Balance sheet reconciliations: Prepayments, Accruals, Fixed Assets & Depreciation, Part Exchange and Intercompany
  • Sales Completion processing and raising invoices
  • Retention reporting - Sales and Subcontractor
  • Involvement in Annual Audit fieldwork.
  • Supporting Commercial Department - run project costs and revenues and post journals.
  • Ad hoc Reporting for Finance Manager and other departments
  • Detailed monthly overhead review or variances and commentary
  • Bank reconciliations and allocating monies to supplier and customer accounts
  • Bank payment uploads
  • Help where necessary to train/guide junior team members

Qualifications & Skills Required

  • Part Qualified CIMA/ACA/ACCA or QBE
  • Strong accounting knowledge
  • Intermediate Excel skills
  • Fast learner in accounting software (Evision, Dynamics Nav)
  • Able to operate in a dynamic fast-paced SME with a big growth strategy.
  • Comfortable handling large data sets and able to easily interpret and present into clear management information.
  • Team player, happy to assist in all Finance areas
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills and able to communicate with people at all levels within business.

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