Assistant Accountant
at Robert Half International UK

Date Posted: 19/07/2020

Job Description

Ref ID:  06040-0011462798


Robert Half are currently recruiting for an Assistant Accountant to join a well-known business based in Manchester. This position has become live due to a current member of staff going on maternity. This is a 6 month fixed term contract.

Reporting into the Finance Manager you will be responsible for:

  • Assistance with the preparation of monthly management accounts and year-end accounts
  • Assistance with budget preparation
  • Monthly budget monitoring and reporting
  • Supporting budget holders to review variances against budgets and service teams on financial processes
  • Balance sheet and other control account reconciliations
  • Maintenance of the cash book ensuring accurate and timely processing of all transactions
  • Assistance with preparation of cash flow forecasts
  • Assistance to Finance Manager in all aspects of financial processing
  • Provision of advice and assistance to staff on financial processing
  • Assistance with preparation of VAT and CIS returns and other statistical returns
  • Ensuring the integrity of the ledgers and accounting information
  • Maintenance of the asset register and inventory of assets
  • Monitoring and reporting on purchase orders and invoice processing on finance system

Your Profile

To be considered for this position you must be AAT qualified of part qualified ACCA/CIMA. Strong excel skills are essential (vlook ups & pivots). Due to the size of the finance team, confident communication skills are important.

Salary & Benefits

£13-15 ph / £25,000-£29,000

The salary range/rates of pay is dependent upon your experience, qualifications or training.

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