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Assistant Accountant

Salary £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Location Leicestershire
Job Type Permanent Jobs
Job Ref HQ00044042
Published about 1 year ago

Job Description

Macildowie Recruitment is working exclusively with a listed FMCG business to recruit an Assistant Accountant for their growing Finance team in Leicestershire. This successful employer is seeking an Assistant Accountant to support the Management Accountant; this is an excellent opportunity to develop your skillset and progress within the organisation. This recognisable brand offers the benefits of a large organisation and the exposure of a smaller team; you'll be given responsibility and full visibility to senior stakeholders. The business is based close to the city centre and is commutable from all areas of the county.

Typical duties in this role will include:
Assisting with month end duties, including reconciliations
Accounts preparation, journals, invoicing, accruals, prepayments
Preparation of the sales pack
Sales analysis and reporting
Ad hoc projects and analysis

This role has the potential to grow; if you have a pro-active nature and are eager to learn, you will be given more responsibility. It's a great role for the right candidate and will provide a perfect springboard for your career.

To be successful in this role, the Assistant Accountant will have:

AAT Qualification / Part Qualification in ACCA/CIMA (study support will be provided)
Excellent communication skills with an affable personality
A pro-active nature with a desire to learn and develop
Strong time management and organisational skills
High attention to detail and the ability to work to tight deadlines

The business has a turnover of circa 200 million and has the potential to offer excellent future career prospects for the right candidate. They will offer a full study support package to the successful candidate.
Salary range £20,000 to £25,000 plus benefits, study support and on site car parking.

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