Assistant Management Accountant

Recruiter
ASA Recruitment
Location
Glasgow, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
04 May 2019
Closes
04 Jun 2019
Ref
1132539688
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time
Level of qualification
Not qualified, Part qualified
ASA are delighted to be working alongside a large building and engineering organisation looking to bring on an Assistant Management Accountant. The Glasgow based organisation are currently looking to add an experience, part qualified accounting professional to their establish finance team. This role would be ideal for a recent graduate with some exposure to dealing with or assisting in the preparation of Management Accounts. Candidates who are looking to or have started to study towards either ACCA or CIMA qualifications would be ideal for this opportunity. The Assistant Management Accountant role will involve: - Working alongside both the Management Accountant and Financial Controller, ensuring department targets are met in a timely manner - Providing month end assistance with preparation of management accounts - Preparing and posting month end journals in accordance with strict deadlines - Posting and reconciling accruals & prepayments - Reconciling balance sheet accounts - Reconciling and controlling WIP Balance sheet accounts - Providing assistance with VAT returns - Assisting with the preparation of audit files and liaison with external auditors - Liaising and working alongside key stakeholders throughout the business, from both finance and non-finance backgrounds The candidate: - Experience dealing with Management Accounts - Currently studying or looking to study towards a professional accounting qualification - Experience within a fast paced and challenging finance department - A high level of accuracy and attention to detail - Strong Microsoft Excel skills - Excellent communication skills - A high level of self-motivation - A desire to progress and eventually reach qualified level The Assistant Management Accountant role would be ideal for a candidate who has dealt with Management Accounts, perhaps in an Accounts Assistant type position and is looking for the next step in their career. Our client are offering full study support along with an attractive starting salary a number of other excellent benefits. If you meet the profile above and are looking for an opportunity which will provide genuine challenge and opportunity in equal measure then apply today with an up to date CV. ASA Recruitment is one of Scotland's largest independent multi-sector recruitment agencies. We specialise in providing effective tailored solutions for permanent, contract and temporary employment requirements for our Clients and Candidates. We are members of the REC and are ISO certified. YOU SEEK WE FIND