Assistant Accountant

Hays A&F
England, Lancashire, Blackburn
£22000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
14 Jan 2019
04 Feb 2019
Megan Capstick
Contract Type
Level of qualification
Part qualified

Permanent Assistant Accountant role - Blackburn - Onsite Parking - Up to £24,000 - CIMA / ACCA Study Support

Your new company
Your new company is a Blackburn based manufacturing business who are now the market leader in the design, development and manufacturing of process equipment and supply these to many diverse industries across the world. Due to continued growth, they are now seeking a SAP experienced Assistant Accountant to join their team on a permanent and full time basis, working at their head office in Blackburn.

Your new role
Your new role as Assistant Accountant will involve you reporting directly to the Finance Manager, where you will be responsible for setting up and processing new machine contract orders to SAP whilst raising sales invoices in stages. Alongside this, your role will also involve the maintenance of the fixed asset register alongside the prepayments schedule. Within this role, you will be processing purchase ledger invoices, resolving any queries with suspense accounts, setting up new customers and maintaining credit checks. As you will be working in a small and busy team, you will need to have a degree of flexibility to your working attitude and be happy to assist with other ad-hoc tasks within the finance team.

What you'll need to succeed
To be successful within this role, it would be preferable for you to have worked on SAP previously or be extremely confident in picking up bespoke systems. You should be able to demonstrate strong knowledge of finance and have experience working within a similar role. In terms of qualifications, you should be AAT Qualified, CIMA / ACCA part qualified or be qualified by experience.

What you'll get in return
In return for this, you will join a rapidly progressive business who have increased their financial turnover year on year for the past 3 years. You will working with an established finance team, where you will report directly to the Finance Manager and be offered a competitive salary up to £24,000. This business will also offer study support for the right candidate and you will be subject to an array of benefits including generous holidays, pension and onsite parking.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Megan at Hays on 01282402161.
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