Assistant Accountant Role- Leading Manufacturing Group - Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire - £25,000 per annum-Hays
Your new company
Hays Accountancy & Finance are partnering with a leading manufacturing/engineering group based in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire looking to recruit a dynamic and experienced Assistant Accountant. Reporting into the Financial Controller within a small team you will support financial accounting processes and transactional duties with the opportunity to also take on management accounting processes in the future. A great position offering scope for development and variety in a well-established and successful organisation.
Your new role
Your key duties will involve reconciliations of the balance sheet accounts, recharging of costs within the group, support to purchase and sales ledgers along with payment of weekly expenses. You will be involved in the completion of monthly headcount reporting, weekly and monthly payrolls along with general ledger journals. You will assist in the completion of VAT returns, analysis of expenditure for corporation tax reporting, administration of banking transactions along with cash flow forecast and working capital analysis. You will support the Financial Controller during audit and statutory reporting along with being given the opportunity to support Management Accounting duties in the future.
What you'll need to succeed
To be considered for this varied and permanent Assistant Accountant role you will need experience within a similar role, ideally AAT qualified (or working towards completion of level 3 or 4) with key MS Excel skills and strong communication skills. You will be able to prioritise workloads, meet deadlines with a self-motivated and flexible working approach. It would be advantageous if you have experience of processing payroll (Sage) along with experience within the manufacturing sector.
What you'll get in return
This exciting permanent Assistant Accountant opportunity is offering a salary of £25,000 per annum based in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire. Benefits include on-site parking, pension scheme, study package (if applicable), on-site canteen and more. A varied Assistant Accountant role where you can really add value and develop in a well-established and successful group.
What you need to do now
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