Assistant Accountant

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Malton
Salary
23000.00 - 25000.00 GBP Annual + GBP23000 - GBP25000/annum
Posted
09 Mar 2017
Closes
23 Mar 2017
Category
Accounting
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client is looking for an Assistant Accountant to support the Finance Manager and wider finance team to deliver accounts to close.

Essential Requirements:
- At least 2 years' experience in a similar role
- AAT Qualified (To Level 4)
- Excellent IT Skills - Competent to advanced level in Microsoft Excel. Including the ability to produce, manipulate, interrogate and analyse data within the program. This includes the use of features such as 'IF' statements, 'Pivot Tables', 'V' & 'H' Lookups and find and replace functions
Have a firm knowledge of fundamental Accounting principles, including those such as, Accruals, Prepayments, Assets, Depreciation, Profit & Loss & Balance Sheet Statements and their impact and use within period end reporting
- Excellent interpersonal skills
- Ability to work independently, and as part of a wider finance team
- Have access and use of own car

Desirable Requirements:
- Have an understanding of the Agricultural industry
- Have experience in Accounting for agricultural products and services
- Understanding of Sage Payroll software
- Experience with IBM systems