Assistant Financial Accountant

Assistant Financial Accountant | Warrington | £28K + Study Support

Your new company
Is a multinational organisation specialising in engineering, science and research. With a turnover of £50m there are plenty of progression and development opportunities. Full study support is offered for this position.

Your new role
You will be reporting into to the System Finance Manager and supporting other Finance Managers in the day to day operation of the Finance function

  • Detailed month end balance sheet analysis and reconciliations
  • Working closely with Finance Managers to submit local statutory requirements e.g. VAT returns, ONS reporting, CIS
  • Support to Systems Finance Manager with regular tasks such as weekly timesheet processing, PO queries, workflow, system period end routine and user’s access
  • Support to Finance Manager projects and planning, with production of monthly project papers, period end reports and period end cost centre journals
  • Working closely with Accountancy team to prepare month end financial information and analysis, KPI and overhead reporting
  • Update Corporation tax detailed analysis on a monthly basis for disallowed costs
  • Weekly and 13 week rolling cashflow forecasts
  • Cover for daily cashflow reporting to group
  • Overseas support to sister companies for management accounts, forecasts and reporting
  • Prepare reports and explain variances to budget/forecast/prior months
  • Support FD and FM’s in budgeting, forecasting and cashflow’s
  • Support wider finance team, building good relationships with key contacts
  • Involvement in implementing improvements to financial procedures and controls

What you'll need to succeed
  • Accounting assistant experience or have worked within an accountancy environment
  • Good, confident oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent organisational skills and ability to work towards deadlines
  • High degree of self-motivation and ability to work on own initiative
  • Demonstrates a structured approach to analytical problem solving
  • Microsoft Office Applications especially within Excel (including Outlook, SharePoint, PowerPoint, Word)
  • Part Qualified, AAT or working towards CIMA, ACCA, ACA

What you'll get in return
  • Flexible working options available
  • Study Support
  • Progression Opportunities

What you need to do now
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Job Type
Working Pattern
Flexible Working,Full-time
Energy, Utilities & Mining
Part Qualified Accountant
£25K - £28K

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Patrick Turnill, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Liverpool
Part 2nd Floor, 5 St Paul’s Square

Telephone: 0333 010 7278

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