Assistant Financial Accountant

Location
England, Berkshire, Reading
Salary
£20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Closes
07 Sep 2017
Ref
13850153/001
Contact
Declan Robinson
Job Role
Finance Graduate
Sector
Insurance
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time
Level of qualification
Part qualified

On behalf of a business based in the centre of Reading I am recruiting for a graduate to join their expanding finance team.

Client Details

This international market leader offers a fantastic working environment and endless career opportunities with regular internal promotions.

Description

The successful candidate for this graduate financial accountant role will be responsible for the following:

  • Preparation of monthly financial accounting data including calculating and processing accruals, prepayments and other entries as required
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Completion of month end accounting processes
  • Reconciliation of intercompany payables including invoice entry, statement reconciliations and monthly payment cycles
  • Month end gross margin analysis including verification and explanation of variances
  • Review of financial statements.Reconciliation of intercompany positions
  • Posting of bank transactions

Profile

In order to be considered for the role you will:

  • Be degree educated/AAT Qualified and ideally studying the early stages of ACCA or CIMA
  • Have previously worked in an accounts role for the past 2-3 years
  • Be able to work well under pressure
  • Be able to use Excel to an intermediate standard including Pivot Tables and V-Look Ups

Job Offer

This position offers a highly competitive salary and benefits package along with a very clear path for career progression within a commercially focused finance team.