Your New Employer Based in East Lancashire this leading business have seen continued growth year on year and have strong market share in their industry. They are a business who value their staff and ensure they reward hard work and dedication with excellent benefits, competitive salary and ensuring management recognise and appreciate individual contributions. With an exceptional senior leadership team and a number of staff benefits they are seeking an Assistant Accountant to join the finance team. Your New Job The Assistant Accountant role sits within a newly restructured finance team, led by a credible and impressive finance director. The finance team is now streamlined and poised to deliver excellence, with the recruitment of this assistant accountant role being the final part of the process. The role is heavily weighted towards the financial accounting duties within the team, with a focus on cashflow and balance sheet management and reconciliation. The company has a number of business units and therefore separate profit and loss and balance sheets, with this role being responsible for managing these. With strong technical skills, you will be responsible for the statutory accounts and reporting as well as liaising with external auditors, providing assistance and information where required. Your Experience & Our Requirements To be considered for this role you must be a part-qualified ACCA or ACA accountant, looking for a role that will utilise your skill set. You will have trained in an accountancy practice but you must have moved into a role within a commercial business in order to have development the key skills required. You will have the ability to manage multiple P&Ls and undertake complex reconciliation of the balance sheet. You will be capable of assisting with the production of statutory accounts, production of statutory reports and liaison with external auditors. Excellent system skills including advanced Excel skills and knowledge of ERP systems. Your Future As The Successful Candidate Working within a successful and highly regarded organisation a you shall have the opportunity to thrive in a focused and highly astute business. With progression potential you shall make the role your own and gain exposure throughout the business. You will be part of a dynamic team who work cohesively and supportively, as well as receiving development from a highly credible and impressive finance director. As a recruitment specialist with over 15 years' experience within accountancy & finance recruitment I work closely with each client and candidate to understand each of their needs. Should this role not fit your criteria as a candidate, however you are seeking a new opportunity, please do not hesitate to get in touch for a thorough and confidential discussion on future roles and opportunities.