Assistant Accountant

Recruiter
Sharp Consultancy
Location
Harrogate
Salary
£25,000 per annum
Posted
13 Sep 2017
Closes
11 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A thriving Harrogate company is currently seeking an assistant accountant to join their dynamic finance team for an initial 3 month contract with the potential to go permanent. This role has been newly created due to the companies continued success.

Responsibilities

  • As an assistant accountant you will be working closely with various members of the finance team and in particular the financial controller.
  • Assisting with month end accounts.
  • Preparing balance sheet reconciliations.
  • Assisting with budgets and forecasts.
  • Managing the cash flow forecasting process and presenting to the management team.
  • Assisting with the production of statutory financial statements.
  • Assisting with the completion of quarterly VAT returns.
  • Assisting with project work.

About You

  • Ideally you will have obtained or be studying towards your CIMA/ACCA/ACA qualification with previous exposure to management accounts/financial accounts.
  • Ideally you will also have good communication and Excel skills.

Benefits

  • Excellent exposure to a growing organisation with the potential of a permanent position makes this an ideal role for an assistant accountant.