Assistant Accountant - Temp to Perm

Norwich, Norfolk
£10 - £14 per hour
03 Nov 2020
27 Nov 2020
JN -102020-1240650
Seehab Ahmed
Contract type
Full time
Experience level
Part qualified

The opportunity to join as an Assistant Accountant - Temp to Perm in a role offering great flexibility and gain exposure in a varied role.

Client Details

A reputable brand that is fast growing and looking to bring on a talented individual as an Assistant Accountant - Temp to Perm. In the lucrative Telecommunications sector, they have aggressive plans for growth and a growing customer base that has positioned them to perform in the coming year. With ongoing projects, this role will work closely with the Head of Finance allowing for great exposure for the right candidate. In an easily commutable location in Norwich, this is an ideal role for anyone located in Norwich or the surrounding area.


The Assistant Accountant - Temp to Perm duties and responsibilities:

  • Responsibility for the purchase ledger (processing invoices and reconciling)
  • Being a main point of contact for any internal queries
  • Building a good rapport internally and with supplier, working efficiently to resolve any queries
  • Reconciliation of credit card statements and transactions to nominal ledger
  • Preparation of Daily Cash Flow forecasts and posting of Bank Journals
  • Preparation of monthly reporting packs for company
  • Involvement in the preparation of Management Information Packs
  • Production of inter-company statements and liaising with subsidiary companies
  • Responsibility for weekly journals and production of accruals and prepayments
  • Maintaining the Fixed Asset Register for overheads
  • Weekly production of reports for management
  • Any ad-hoc duties as required by the Line Manager


Desired experience and skill set for this Assistant Accountant - Temp to Perm role:

  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Part Qualified in either ACCA/CIMA/ACA or AAT Qualified
  • Previous experience of working in a similar commercial fast paced environment
  • Capable of working using own initiative to anticipate and resolve issues
  • Accuracy and excellent attention to detail
  • Highly analytical and numerate
  • Locally based in Norwich with your own transport
  • Strong Excel skills to include pivot tables and VLOOKUPS
  • Flexible team player
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work with stakeholders
  • Ability to work in a busy environment to strict deadlines
  • Desire to improve processes and commit to the role for the next 2-3 years, growing within the position

Job Offer

The opportunity to join a prominent organisation within the Telecommunications industry that is financially strong and looking to invest in talent to develop. Alongside the competitive salary for the role there are a number of benefits that are on offer for members of the Finance Team.