Assistant Accountant, North Leeds - Flexible Hours

25000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual + GBP25000 - GBP30000/annum Pension, benefits + bonus
12 Oct 2017
18 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A well-established consultancy company within the finance sector, located in North Leeds are currently recruiting for an Assistant Accountant to join their friendly team.

This role will suit either a qualified or qualified by experience accountant.

Duties will include:

* Updating of the financial systems
* Calculation of accruals and prepayments
* Obtaining valuations and disclosure information on investments
* Reconciliation of payroll, investments & contributions to accounting records
* Preparation of a trial balances
* First draft of departmental accounts including Manager's Report, financial statements and notes from underlying information
* Liaising with various teams across to obtain information necessary for drafting accounts
* Preparing audit files
* Liaising with auditors to resolve audit queries

Experience with accounts is essential, ideally with a sound knowledge of double entry book-keeping. Previous financial services experience is an advantage.

This role requires the right type of personality to fit in with a well-established team. The successful candidate will be committed and organised with the ability to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines. Strong communication skills are also required.

Hours are flexible, both full and part-time applicants will be considered (minimum 25 hours). A competitive salary package is on offer in order to secure the right candidate.

Butler Rose is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer.
Butler Rose Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy