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Assistant Accountant

  • Location: Mansfield
  • Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Generous Pension + Holidays + Flexible
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Transactional Finance, Finance
  • Contact: Part Qualified
  • Contact Email: cv@sharpconsultancy.com
  • Expiry Date: 28 November 2021
  • Job Ref: JCU36759_1635514443

Sharp Consultancy are delighted to be working with superb manufacturing business located towards Mansfield who are looking to recruit an Assistant Accountant on a permanent basis.

Due to continued and sustained company growth there is a need to recruit an Assistant Accountant into their established and successful Finance team working closely with senior management and operations.

This opportunity will ideally suit an ambitious and driven individual who is a recent graduate or experience in a similar position.

The role will provide financial information and analysis to track business performance and assist in decision making, as well as assisting the Financial Controller in the day-to-day running of the finance function.

Main duties and responsibilities:

*Assist in the monthly Management Accounts process
*Transaction Processing (e.g. Journal Posting, Accruals/Prepayments)
*Preparation of daily sales, margin and cash reports
*Statutory returns (VAT etc)
*Bank Reconciliations (inc. Petty Cash and Company Credit Cards)
*Balance Sheet Reconciliations
*Assist in the annual statutory audit
*Adhoc reporting and project work

Person specification:

*Relevant degree/experience
*Started/looking to start professional qualification (ACCA/CIMA)
*Strong MS Excel skills
*Analytical with the ability to interpret financial data
*Well-developed communication skills, both written and verbal
*Demonstrates drive and positive approach to work and a determination and motivation to achieve targets

For further information or a private and confidential conversation either for this specific opportunity or your personal job search please do not hesitate to contact Jack Curtis on 0114 261 1700 or 07496 364678.


Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within seven days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 25 years' experience we pride ourselves on sourcing excellent finance professionals across all divisions of an accounts function, from finance administrators through to senior Finance Director appointments. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.