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Assistant Accountant

Salary £17000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Location Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Job Type Permanent Jobs
Job Ref HQ00042424
Published over 1 year ago

Job Description


Macildowie are working with a fantastic business in Burton on Trent who are looking for an Accounts Assistant to join their team on a permanent basis. This rare opportunity to join a team with low staff turnover, would be an exciting chance to build on your broad accounting skills and have responsibility and autonomy within your job whilst being valued and engaged

This position aims to support the accounts department with key month-end duties, but mainly to assist with helping to provide a point of contact for the operations team whilst providing analytical support to the factory floor.


The opportunity on offer is a permanent position as an Assistant Accountant with a salary of £18,000 to £22,000 depending on experience.

Reporting to a Senior Finance Analyst the successful Assistant Accountant will be responsible for supporting the team with the day to day running of the accounts team whilst providing key analytics behind stock control and other analytical elements.

Responsibilities will include:

Improving the statistics process for the site
Reconciliations of site stock every Monday
Verification of stock movement
Outstanding orders and intercompany transfers
Completing weekly stats presentation
Lead weekly stats meeting and maintain the action log for fellow team members
Producing month-end stock reports


The ideal candidate will have two years experience in an accounts assistant position or an assistant accountant role but is looking to get more variety in their job. You may be in a similar position but looking now to do something more interesting. AAT Qualfied/Degree educated preferred/Studying (or wanting to study) CIMA would be highly advantageous

Excellent communication skills
The ability to build rapport
To work to tight deadlines, acting on own initiative is also very important
Can demonstrate you are a team player

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