Assistant Accountant

Job Title: Assistant Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Blackburn
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Start Date: 2021-12-22
Contact Name: Darren Cadman
Contact Email:
Job Published: 27 days ago

Job Description

Company details and job overview:

Kenton Black Finance have partnered with a newly established service business based in East Lancashire. Part of a larger group of successful companies they provide the financial activities to an established organisation. The group have interests in both the property and retail sectors, and are in a period of continued growth. This role will support the head of finance, adding talent in two separate areas of the business. Working in a small team to ensure the month and year end routine provide timely close of monthly accounts this role will also support the management accounting and control maintenance of the ledgers across the organisation.

Your new role as Assistant Accountant :

As Assistant Accountant you shall enjoy a varied role which offers many technical accounting duties. Working closely with the Finance Manager you shall be responsible for the production of month end accounting and supporting analysis to enhance the board pack detail for use by senor stakeholders. A hands-on role you will also be required to support the ledger process whilst being exposed to the budget and forecasting process.

Main Role Duties:

Supporting the month-end routine and year end process
Monthly Management Accounts preparation and supporting financial analysis.
Support to the Year-end accounting and audit process
Balance Sheet Reconciliations
Ledger management and processing of transactions across a group structure, including intercompany transactions.
Ongoing ad hoc duties as required.
Experience & Qualifications Required to apply:

To be considered you shall have experience in a similar role. The business will consider both QBE or part qualified CIMA /ACCA/ ACA candidates. You will have had experience working with SAGE and have a solid grounding across the ledgers, with exposure to month end duties. You shall be able to use Excel efficiently with the ability to work in a fast paced environment.

Salary and reward on offer:

This is a diverse Assistant Accountant position which will enable the successful candidate to develop. Working along-side talented leadership you will also have the opportunity to be exposed to the year end accounting as well as adding value to the budget and forecasting process. You shall develop personally and have the opportunity to grown with the business as they continue to thrive.

For more details please apply with a copy of your cv, alternatively contact Darren Cadman on 07729102592 who is managing this vacancy.

Kenton Black Finance operate across the UK as a marker leading recruitment partner, specialising in the attraction of finance talent across both permanent and interim requirements. With a team of dedicated experts, each with longevity operating in the finance arena, we maintain a proven track record and have established partnerships with businesses both large, small and those in their infancy. Market leaders, we provide recruitment solutions from entry level finance to directorship professionals. Operating from local offices in Preston, Manchester, Leeds, Liverpool, Birmingham and Glasgow, Kenton Black Finance remain a dynamic and effective recruitment partner who represent and attract only the finest finance talent in the local area and across the UK.