Robert Half

Assistant Accountant

Robert Half
England, South Yorkshire, Sheffield
£28000 - £32000 per annum + Study Support
11 Jun 2018
09 Jul 2018
William Sides
Qualification Level
Newly qualified, Part qualified
Professional Membership
Seniority Level
Contract Type

The Company

Robert Half Finance & Accounting are recruiting for an Assistant Accountant to join a large logistics business based in Sheffield. This role has a clear route of progression to become Finance Manager within 2 years.

Your Profile

The successful candidate will be ambitious and thrive in a fast paced environment, who is eager to learn from the Finance Manager. The Assistant Accountant will be responsible for building and maintaining relationships with non-finance managers, and have an analytical approach to their work in order to help solve problems. The successful candidate will be part or newly-qualified and work in an Assistant or Management Accountant position for a Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain or Manufacturing organisation.

Key Responsibilities

The key responsibilities of the Assistant Accountant include:
  • Weekly & monthly preparation of management accounts
  • Business partnering with non-financial managers to reduce costs
  • Manage a small team of transactional staff
  • Identify areas of risk within internal controls
  • Analyse cost centres and costing of projects
  • Produce supporting commentary
  • Ad hoc duties as and when required

Salary & Benefits

The salary of Assistant Accountant is £28,000 - £32,000 depending on experience. A study support package is also on offer.

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply. By applying to this position, you acknowledge that you have read and accept the following terms: