Assistant Accountant

£23000 - £26000 per annum + Holiday & Pension
22 Sep 2020
29 Sep 2020
Rianne O'Grady
Contract type
Full time
Experience level
Part qualified

We are supporting our client to recruit a Assistant Accountant to provide support to the UK Business. On a day to day basis you will provide support the accounting team and more specifically the Management Accountant.

Client Details

The client is a global manufacturing & technology company who provides smart technical parts and solutions in the forms of managed services or singular products.


As the Assistant Accountant you will:

  • Provide reports including; Cost, P n L, balance sheets
  • Support in the production of Management Accounts
  • Provide support to the finance teams across the UK
  • Produce Work in progress reports
  • Produce accurate allocation and reporting of actual cost to individual production jobs and cost centres in a timely manner
  • Liaise with payroll and production to ensure all labour allocations are submitted, processed and reconciled
  • Liaise with intercompany trading partners to ensure full visibility and reconciliation of recharges
  • Assist with preparation of balance sheet reconciliations
  • Ensure dispute resolutions of invoices and customer data queries are dealt with in a timely and efficient manner to keep debtor days to a minimum
  • Ensure spend is in line with budgets and reviewing variances
  • Working with all departments and the management team to help make financial decisions
  • Assisting with audit preparation (internal and external)


The successful candidate will have the following:

  • Experience with a Finance department
  • Studying towards an Accountancy qualification i.e. ACCA, CIMA or AAT
  • Have experience of large integrated ERP systems (SAP, Oracle etc)
  • Knowledge of UK Accounting regulations

Job Offer

The successful candidate for the Assistant Accountant role:

  • Be Based in Cardiff
  • Receive £23,000 -£26,000 Per annum
  • Generous Holiday and Pension