Assistant Accountant

Office Angels are delighted to be partnering with a highly credible employer who supply globally into the incredibly busy energy sector. The are looking to offer the role of Assistant Accountant to an experienced and credible individual who has the skills, the knowledge, the capability and the confidence to work within a stand-alone finance role. The role will be very varied encompassing many elements of the finance function across the following areas:

  • Credit control - full function responsibilities from managing client credit limits and terms to chasing and placing overdue clients on stop

  • Fixed Assets - maintaining fixed asset registers, calculation of monthly depreciation's and complete month-end journals

  • Month-end - supporting month-end process (accruals journals, prepayments summaries and journals and assisting Finance Controller with meeting group finance deadlines)

  • HMRC - Monthly Intrastat and quarterly VAT returns.

  • Year-end process - annual external audits of the group, drafting financial statements, query resolution and stock-take attendance

  • Mid-month/in-year and annual forecasting

  • Involvement in Ad hoc projects

  • Other general senior finance responsibilities - eg. financial compliance

This role will be ideally be suited to candidates who have a strong background in financial accounting, management accounting, credit control, accounts payable and financial reporting. Someone who has also managed Group entities on a multinational level would be favoured however this is not essential to your application!

Our client has requested candidates are:

Degree qualified (CIMA or ACCA)

Proficient in Excel, Word and PowerPoint

Experienced using ERP/Accounting packages

In return our client offers an attractive basic salary of £48k (potentially more depending on level of experience) flexi-time, hybrid working (office and home), early finish on a Friday and a host of other benefits. If interested please send in your application ASAP, this role will ideally start sometime in May.

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