Assistant Accountant

Assistant Accountant

  • Location

    Coventry, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Alexandra Douthwaite

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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  • Consultant:


Does working in a close knit finance team with an encouraging culture sound like a business you would like to join? Are you an aspiring Management Accountant with strong transactional knowledge you are looking to build upon?

I am partnered with a successful, family run business based in Coventry looking to add an Assistant Accountant into their finance team. The Assistant Accountant will be based out of the Coventry office 5 days per week, boasting a salary of up to £32,000 + study support and development opportunities. This is an exciting role with a lucrative business that has experienced consistent growth in it's 50 year period and is expecting further expansion in the coming years.

This is a pivotal position within the finance team. Supporting the Management Accountant, you will be responsible for all ledger work up to preparing the management accounts. A hands on attitude is crucial; this is a supportive finance team and the successful candidate will have plenty of opportunity to take on new tasks and expand their knowledge, alongside studying for ACCA or CIMA.

Key responsibilities:

  • A strong understanding of transactional accounts
  • Thorough knowledge of bookkeeping
  • Experience working with nominal ledgers, journals and reconcilations
  • Preparing management accounts
  • Monthly and weekly reporting
  • VAT return

A bit about you:

  • Experience with Sage 50 and SAP would be beneficial
  • Knowledge of foreign currency transactions
  • Experience working in a finance environment
  • Keen to study and complete your ACCA or CIMA qualification (study package provided)

If you would like to hear more, apply now or give me a call on 07554335466.



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