Assistant Accountant

Merseyside, Liverpool
07 Oct 2019
24 Oct 2019
Martin Christian
Contract type
Full time

A permament role is being recruited for an Assistant Accountant based in Liverpool city centre.

Client Details

A manufacturer for a well known brand, this business will offer the successful applicant an exciting opportunity to support the finance function to cover a maternity in what will be a highly exposed role.


Reporting to the site Finance Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Supporting the month end close process
  • Providing detailed analysis and timely management information to key stakeholders
  • Supporting the budget process
  • Analysing performance vs budget / forecast with commentary on variances
  • Monthly forecasting
  • Weekly, daily, and monthly reporting on financial performance
  • Analysis on wastage, labour and other KPIs
  • Supporting the product costing process


The Assistant Accountant must have the following:

  • Experience working in a finance based role, ideally in a manufacturing / FMCG environment
  • Experience of working with an ERP system is advantageous
  • Able to develop and build rapport with stakeholders across the business, especially non-finance
  • Highly numerate and strong analytical skills
  • Strong organisation skills with ability to meet deadlines
  • Good team player and self-motivated with a high degree of drive and enthusiasm

Job Offer

We can offer the successful applicant to the Assistant Accountant role:

  • Attractive salary of £26,000 (negotiable)
  • Pension contribution
  • Site bonus scheme
  • 25 days holidays
  • Full study support

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