Assistant Accountant

Assistant Accountant

  • Location

    Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

  • Sector:

    Part Qualified

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £18000 - £20000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Kieran Gill

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    Ass Acc-13438_1550742556

  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Expiry date:


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Assistant Accountant - Nottingham - Cherry Professional

Are you an aspiring AAT studier, looking to grow your financial knowledge across the board? Do you want to work with a close nit team, and have direct mentorship from the Financial Controller? Cherry Professional are excited to be helping recruit an Assistant Accountant for a company based in central Nottingham.

The Role:
Reporting to the Financial Controller and on a day-to-day basis, the Management Accountant, this role will involve the following responsibilities;
- Posting purchase ledger invoices
- VAT returns
- Bank reconciliations
- Reconciliation of supplier statements to our ledgers
- Ensure invoices under query are followed up and resolved by the individual responsible
- Assist in the preparation of the monthly supplier payment run and set up ad-hoc items for payment as required
- Finance commission reconciliations
- Cost analysis and reconciliations
- Once familiar with the Company's systems and processes, provide support in the production of management accounts.

The core of the role will revolve around Purchase Ledger functionality, as this is the best role for learning the business, until you've gained a thorough understanding of the company and their processes. It's also a good barometer for testing consistency / accuracy of work. An existing knowledge of the Purchase Ledger together with basic Excel skills would be ideal.

The Ideal Candidate:
- AAT studier / qualified
- Adept Excel skills
- Purchase Ledger experience
- Desire to learn
- Comfortable in a corporate environment / Professional
- Short term - able to carry out the immediate role responsibilities
- Long term - able to show desire for growth within the company
- Friendly
- Flexible
- Strong work ethic / High aptitude

Cherry Professional are recruiting this role on behalf of the client.

Other role you may have applied for are Accounts Assistant, Assistant Accountant, Purchase Ledger, Assistant Management Accountant, Analyst, Finance Assistant, Assistant Financial Accountant.

This is commutable from Nottingham, Leicester, Derby, Lincoln and Derby.