Assistant Accountant - Permanent Role - Gloucester, Gloucestershire - Competitive Salary - On-Site Parking
Your new company
Hays Accountancy & Finance are exclusively recruiting for leading and growing Group that specialise within the construction and manufacturing sectors for a dynamic and experienced Assistant Accountant. Reporting directly into the Financial Controller, based in Gloucester, Gloucestershire this is a varied role, supporting in management accounting, bookkeeping, intercompany processes and general day-to-day accounting procedures. A great opportunity where you can really add value and develop further.
Your new role
Your key duties will include assisting with the production of monthly management accounts including journals, prepayments, accruals, balance sheet reconciliations, overhead analysis using Sage 50 and Sage 500. You will assist in monthly inter-company account reconciliations and raising of necessary recharge invoices, monthly VAT returns on various group companies along with sales invoicing, processing purchase invoices, analysing and processing overhead expenses. You will be expected to monitor debtors/creditors, produce weekly and monthly payment runs, monthly bank reconciliations and assist will the annual audit pack preparation. You will support the Financial Controller and Finance Team in ad-hoc projects and duties.
What you'll need to succeed
To be considered for this exciting Assistant Accountant role you will need experience within a similar position, strong attention to detail and accuracy along with key MS Excel skills and be used to working towards time-constraint deadlines. Ideally you will have working knowledge of Sage 50 and 500 and have experience working within an SME. You will be AAT qualified, CIMA/ACCA part-qualified or qualified by experience. Any experience working within the construction or manufacturing sectors would be advantageous but not essential.
What you'll get in return
This permanent and varied Assistant Accountant role is offering a competitive salary with on-site parking based in Gloucester, Gloucestershire. A great opportunity where you can really add value and develop further in a hands-on accounting position, in a leading and growing Group. The team are dedicated to quality and service, the company operate across a broad range of sectors and have an client-focused approach, coupled with attention to service.
What you need to do now
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