Assistant Accountant

Recruiter
Edwards & Pearce
Location
Yorkshire
Salary
25000.00-25000.00
Posted
03 Mar 2021
Closes
17 Mar 2021
Ref
213200777
Experience level
Qualified accountant
JOB TITLE: ASSISTANT ACCOUNTANT

SALARY: £25,000 PER ANNUM

LOCATION: HULL

OVERVIEW:

An Assistant Accountant is required for a valued client of Edwards & Pearce. This full time position requires applicants to oversee transactional accounts as well as assisting the Finance Manager with the production of management accounts. It is fundamental applicants are suitably experienced and possess advanced IT literacy. An AAT qualification would be beneficial, practical experience is essential.

THE ROLE:

- Full time permanent vacancy
- Oversee purchase & sales ledgers, credit control, banking, preparation of payroll
- Assist with monthly management accounts, P&L, cash flow, budgets
- Suggest new measures to maximise accuracy and efficiency of systems
- Immediate start is available

THE CANDIDATE:

- Must possess recent / relevant experience gained in a busy accounts environment
- Able to manage all aspects of ledgers, credit control, reconciliations, banking, VAT
- An understanding of monthly management accounts preparation
- Advanced IT literacy especially Microsoft Word, Excel and SAGE
- Able to utilise initiative and logical processes to identify improvements of systems
- Reliable, confident, pro active and tenacious
- AAT qualification is preferred but not essential, experience is

THE CONSULTANCY:

*Edwards & Pearce is a professional recruitment consultancy with 11 specialist divisions managed by experts in their own area of recruitment
*Established in 1998
*Employ approx 30 staff
*2 offices in Doncaster & Hull
*Edwards & Pearce operates according to a strict ethical code and aims to offer both candidates and clients the highest levels of professionalism and customer service
*Edwards & Pearce has an enviable client base including plc's, blue chip organisations and SME's , global FMCG manufacturing, the public sector, charities and the Big 4 accountancy firms achieving preferred supplier status with many clients
*From the 2 offices based in Yorkshire, Edwards & Pearce successfully recruit for not only local, regional and national clients but has also undertaken and filled international assignments
*It is the policy of Edwards & Pearce to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of age, colour, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law