Assistant Accountant

Assistant Accountant

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    Accounting and Finance, Part Qualified

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  • Salary:

    £21000 - £26000 per annum + study, pension, private health

  • Contact:

    Jackie Lister

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Are you an Assistant Accountant with experience of monthly stock takes in a manufacturing environment? This permanent job opportunity in Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire could be the perfect role for you.

Join this well established manufacturing business, joining their small settled Finance Team.

As Assistant Accountant you will be reporting to the Financial Controller your day to day responsibilities will include:

You will be produce monthly stock takes and review of purchases and average cost reporting;
Managing the monthly reconciliation of physical inventory counts to financial system records;
and assisting with inventory accruals and provisions
Matching and inputting purchase invoices into specialised accounting system;
Liaising with both Finance and non-Finance teams in order to obtain infoirmation and to resolve sales invoicing queries regarding unallocated cash;
Preparing and processing payment runs;
Providing accounting and other assistance to the accounts department.

Your skills and experience:

You will be AAT or Similar Qualificated / Studying towards equivalent qualification, with experience in MS Office applications especially Excel (ability to perform lookups, pivot tables, sumifs, ability to import external data into excel formatting, etc..)

Working in a small, friendly, professional team, you will be focussed, organised, enthusiastic and level-headed.

This is a full-time, permanent post: 35 Hours per week (Mon-Friday 9 am to 5 pm)

This job is commutable from: Burton on Trent; Derby; Stoke; Castle Donington; Swadlincote

Applicants may also be interested in other jobs such as: Cost Accountant; Accountants Assistant; Junior Accountant; Finance Assistant