A long established and highly reputable organisation based in Liverpool are currently recruiting for an experienced Assistant Accountant. Reporting directly to the Finance Manager and working amongst a friendly and supportive Finance department within a fast paced and dynamic work environment your responsibilities will include:- Providing a comprehensive management accounting support function- Balance sheet reconciliations- Daily reconciliations of general ledgers and control accounts- Month & Year-end procedures and closure- Journal postings- Preparing revenue estimates and monthly/quarterly/final accounts- Variance analysis reporting- Budgetary reviewing and forecasting including income & expenditureApplicants will have previous experience in an Assistant Accountant role and will be experienced in handling a variety of accounts duties and to tight deadlines. You will be comfortable working on your own initiative and as part of a team and will have excellent written, verbal and IT skills including the regular use of MS Excel (experience of pivot tables and lookups is essential). My client is looking for applicants who are AAT qualified or equivalent and who are ideally working towards ACCA or CIMA qualification or equivalent. Based in Liverpool city centre, this opportunity offers a competitive salary complimented with an excellent benefits package.Howarth Morris is a leading Financial, Human Resources and Business Support Recruitment Consultancy. Our Financial Selection division is dedicated to the career management of Part Qualified and Qualified Professionals across ACA, ACCA, CIMA, AAT, ICM, CIPP and CIPD and we are committed to providing our clients with the best candidates for their business and our candidates with the best opportunities for their career.