Accounts Assistant

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  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance, Finance Clerical, Part Qualified

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £25000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Ruby Webster

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  • Contact phone:

    07795 385 225

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  • Published:

    17 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Ruby Webster

Accounts Assistant | Flexible Home Working | £25,000 | 

Cherry Professional are working with a successful, well respected, industry leading business based in North Derbyshire who are looking to recruit an experienced Accounts Assistant to join their team of 6 on a permanent, full-time basis with flexible home working, the successful candidate will be invited to work from them office on days that suit them, there is an option to be fully remote based.  Our client is happy to look at funding finance qualifications such as AAT, CIMA or ACCA if appropriate. 

The business has experienced significant growth and this will be a new role, reporting into the Finance Manager. 

The role and responsibilities: 

Reconciliation of balance sheet control accounts for multiple companies
Investigation of issues found in balance sheet working with teams outside of the finance to resolve issues, ensuring integrity of numbers within balance
P&L Analysis reportts and management of Fixed Asset register, monthly calculation of depreciation and posting journals
Sales reconciliation and reporting
Accruals and prepayments
Reconciliation of the business inter-company accounts
Some support on the management process for credit cards
Support to the Management Accountants and Finance Manager as required

Skills and experience required: 

At least 3 years experience in an accounting/finance role 
Excellent advanced excel skills, including good knowledge of using pivot table, lookups, sumifs 
Strong technical accounting understanding 
Attention to detail, accuracy 
Dynamic, proactive attitude and a desire to improve working practices 
Professional and mature manner 
Flexible, team-based approach to their job 
A clear, coherent communicator 
Pride in accuracy and attention to detail in complex financial issues 

The offer: 


Home working 
Study Support
A clear path to progression 

Please get in touch to request a full copy of the job description. 

Jobs you may have applied for include Assistant Accountant, Assistant Management Accountant, Senior Accounting Assistant, Junior Accountant, Finance Assistant, Accounts Assistant and General Ledger Accountant.

This job is commutable from Nottinghamshire, Chesterfield, Mansfield, Derbyshire and Leicestershire.

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