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Assistant Accountant

Published 09 August 2023
£24000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Job Starts: 9th August 2023
Accountancy & Finance

Job Description

A dynamic and innovative tech company operating in the utilities sector. As a game changer in the digital energy transition, they value creativity, teamwork, and continuous growth. Employees enjoy a collaborative environment where challenges are embraced, diverse perspectives are celebrated, and professional development is prioritised.

A forward-thinking organisation that offers exciting opportunities to contribute to cutting-edge technology and make a lasting impact on the industry.

As an Assistant Accountant, you'll be an integral part of the small finance team, contributing to invoice processing, accounting system maintenance, debtor management, and financial reporting. If you thrive in a fast-paced environment and are eager to expand your finance expertise, this is the perfect opportunity for you.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Take ownership of our invoicing process, ensuring validation, timely payment, and detailed analysis.
  • Maintain the accuracy and integrity of our accounting system, supporting analytics and reporting.
  • Manage expense software, processing accurate and valid claims, and ensuring correct and timely payments.
  • Play a key role in debtor management, professionally chasing payments to ensure timely collection.
  • Collaborate closely with the Company Accountant, Financial Controller, and Chief Financial Officer.
  • Utilise Excel for various tasks, working on data manipulation, analysis, and reporting.
  • Build a network of contacts within the business for decision-making and project support.
  • Promote and uphold the business's values to enhance stakeholder experience.

Key Skills:

  • Proficiency in Excel, with the ability to manipulate and analyse data effectively.
  • Positive attitude, adaptability, and flexibility during peak workloads.
  • Comfort with challenges and changing demands, demonstrating problem-solving skills.
  • Strong data manipulation and analytical capabilities.
  • Desire for a long-term finance career, with potential aspirations for ACA, ACCA, or CIMA qualifications.

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