Salary Up to £25,000 per annum
Consultant Martyn Biddulph
Date posted 24 September 20192019-09-24 2019-11-23 accountancy Coventry West Midlands GB GBP 25000 25000 25000 YEAR Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.co.uk https://www.robertwalters.co.uk/content/dam/robert-walters/global/images/logos/web-logos/square-logo.png
An exciting opportunity for an Assistant Accountant has recently become available at leading organisation based in Coventry on a permanent basis.
An exciting opportunity for an Assistant Accountant has recently become available at leading organisation based in Coventry on a permanent basis, reporting directly into the Financial Controller, you will play a pivotal role in the business.
This role will offer you the chance to showcase your skills while developing strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
About the Assistant Accountant Position:
You will provide support to Group Finance team and commercial business units to deliver accurate and timely financial information.
*To take ownership of the monthly reporting process for specific income statement lines within the monthly management packs
*Production of detailed cost reports to identify and explain significant variances to budget and forecast
*Production and issue of monthly management accounts reports
*Posting monthly management account journals for example payroll, cost allocations, and bad debt provisions
*Posting accruals and prepayments journals
*Review of bank reconciliations & preparation of daily cash report
*To assist in the budgeting and forecasting process of certain income statement lines including meeting with the budget holders to discuss variations to previously agreed values and ongoing resource requirements
*Identification of potential cost saving opportunities within allocated income statement lines and liaison with the budget holder to ensure savings are delivered
*Assistance to the credit control team chasing debtor, assist the purchase ledger team
*Assist with the preparation of the Group quarterly VAT return
Essential Experience of the Assistant Accountant:
*Ability to work within tight deadlines
*AAT qualified or working towards AAT qualification
*To be a self-starter who would be confident discussing financial matters with members of the senior leadership team and externally with clients
*Good understanding of Excel: Manipulating large volumes of data using pivot tables and advanced formulas
*Experience of working in a professional services environment would be preferable but not essential
For immediate consideration please apply direct or email your CV to email@example.com