Assistant Accountant

25000.00 - 28000.00 GBP Annual + GBP25000 - GBP28000/annum
15 Jun 2017
22 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Cherry Professional are exclusively partnering with a unique and growing business, based in Derby, who are seeking to employ an Assistant Accountant on a permanent basis.

The business has shown positive growth over the years and prides itself on creating a friendly working environment. The organisation has seen fantastic staff retention through offering a strong holiday and pension scheme, flexible working options along with study support. The role of Assistant Accountant will report directly to the Financial Controller and will be responsible for all financial records and account reconciliation up to the trial balance stage.

Key Responsibilities:

Updating financial records and account reconciliation up to trial balance
Assisting with the preparation of management accounts
Maintaining the fixed asset register
Assisting with the year forecasting and budgeting
Maintaining the creditors ledger
Preparation of VAT return
CIS payment returns and certification.

Ideal Person:

Experience with working in a finance department
Knowledge of Sage 50 or 200 would be ideal but not essential
Strong ability to multi task and happy to show flexibility
Experience with CIS would be ideal but not essential
Accuracy and attention to detail
Proficient in Excel and have strong analytical skills
Excellent organisational skills and have the ability to meet deadlines
Brilliant communication skills across all levels and be able to build effective relationships across the business.

Jobs you may have applied for include; Accounts Assistant, Company Accountant, Finance Manager or Management Accountant.

Cherry Professional are recruiting this role on behalf of the Client