Robert Half

Assistant Accountant

England, Cheshire, Alderley Edge
09 Nov 2017
07 Dec 2017
Rizwan Sindhu
Qualification Level
Newly qualified
Professional Membership
Contract Type

Assistant Accountant - Temp to Perm- Based near Alderley Edge

Robert Half are currently partnering exclusively with an SME based in near Alderley Edge, for an Assistant Accountant. The successful Assistant Accountant will be given the opportunity to develop on their current skill set, whilst learning new areas of the finance function.

This Assistant Accountant position will require the candidates to work in a high volume environment, within a varied role, requiring them to have a flexible working approach. The Assistant Accountant position will be a great stepping stone for an enthusiastic, driven individual

Job Role
  • Cash flow forecasting
  • Review billings and ensure they are done in the correct manner
  • Report to the Directors monthly with their profitability
  • Review actuals against budgets
  • Investigate variances
  • Liaise externally with Business Partners and non-finance staff
  • Work with the Operations team
  • Month End processes
  • Prepare/post journals, accruals, prepayments and other on-going or monthly accounting entries.
  • Bank and balance sheet reconciliation
  • Understand corporation tax computations.
  • Accurals/Prepayments
  • Intercompany

The Profile

As an Assistant Accountant you will have experience of working in a similar function, with a track record of working to high volumes and under pressure
  • - Have experience of working in a similar role
  • - Have a Strong attention to detail
  • - Posses good communication skills
  • - Working in a small team
  • - Have intermediate excel skills
  • - Strong ERP knowledge such as SAP, Oracle
  • - Be immediately available
  • - Commercially minded

The Company

This company is working with Robert Half exclusively and is looking for an Assistant Accountant to operate within a dynamic finance function based near Alderley Edge. They are looking for someone who has experience across the finance function and can add value from minute 1. The client is willing to provide study support for the right candidate

Salary & Benefits

This is a temp to perm role paying up to 27k for the right candidate and comes with study support for the right candidate


If this is something that you would be interested in or know anybody who would then please do contact Rizwan Sindhu on 0161 828 6100

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