Assistant Accountant - Widnes / Warrington - 6 Month + - £23000 - £26000
Your new company
I am exclusively recruiting for a global business, who have a long established history in Warrington and are looking for an Assistant Accountant to join their team, they are a specialist n their market and are looking to develop the utilities sector.
Your new role
This is a superb job opportunity where you will report to and work closely with the Head of Accounts, within a small finance team and your duties will include the following:
- Reporting to trial balance
- Balance sheet reconciliations
- Analysis and Reporting
- Investigating and correcting irregularities/discrepancies
- Journal creation and postings
- Assisting with payroll
- Profit and cost centre accounting
- Prepayments and accruals
- Fixed asset management
- Expenses and invoice processing VAT returns/Intrastats
What you'll need to succeed
Suitable candidates should be AAT qualified or qualified by experience, have experience in the above areas, and be flexible and adaptable. You should have strong IT skills including Excel.
You should be able to work on your own initiative, have a proactive and self-motivated approach, be able to work under pressure to tight deadlines and have excellent attention to detail. You should also be a good team player who has strong communication skills.
What you'll get in return
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Assistant Accountant who wants to expand and broaden their skills and knowledge. The company can offer an excellent working environment, good working hours, holiday and benefits. You will be working within a supportive team and potentially study could be provided for the right candidate.
What you need to do now
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