Assistant Project Accountant

Assistant Project Accountant

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    Accounting and Finance, Part Qualified

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  • Salary:

    £25000 - £35000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lee Kemp

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  • Contact phone:

    07384 815474

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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Assistant Project Accountant | Leicestershire | Competitive Salary + Blue Chip Benefits Package
We are delighted to be supporting one of Leicestershire’s most desirable employers in the East Midlands. A real success story which is going from strength to strength and highly profitable. Working closely with the Group Financial Accountant you will provide project based support to the wider Group Finance Function.

This is a strong opportunity for an early career accountant (PQ) looking to develop, progress and qualify. If you are keen to broaden your skillset in a varied role and don’t want to be tied down to month end duties then this could be a great role for you.
The Opportunity …
- Perform analysis on business performance
- Assess accounting practices and monitor KPI’s across the Group providing informed risk analysis
- Review transactions and business structures to determine the correct accounting treatment under UK IFRS and generally accepted accounting principles
- Assist in both technical accounting and operational finance projects, including the review and redesign of processes and the implementation of new process and procedures
- Assist in the preparation of audit pack at half and year-end and act as a point of contact for the external auditors
What they’re looking for …
- Ideally educated to degree standard (or equivalent)
- Active studier/ Part Qualified  (AAT/ACCA/ACA/CIMA)
- Strong Excel skills
What’s on offer…
- Opportunity to learn and develop accounting skills
- Study support with recognised UK accounting qualifications
- Internal progression opportunities
- Competitive basic salary
- Generous benefits package
- Modern / Head office working environment
Jobs you may have applied for include Assistant Accountant, Accounts Assistant, Financial Accountant, Management Accountant, Assistant Management Accountant, Finance Analyst

The role is commutable from Nottingham, Derby, Loughborough and Leicester

Cherry Professional are delighted to be recruiting this role exclusively on behalf of the client.