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Assistant Accountant

  • Location: Sheffield
  • Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Study support, Flexible working
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 year ago

  • Sector: Finance, Transactional Finance
  • Contact: Part Qualified
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 01 July 2023
  • Job Ref: ADT39178_1685621807
Sharp Consultancy are proud to be working with an impressive organisation based in Alfreton, in the addition of an Assistant Accountant.

Due to internal restructure, this exciting, new opportunity will allow a driven and hungry individual to join a business, who are continuously growing year-on-year.

This opportunity will allow an individual who is 2-3 years within their career, that is looking for a development pathway, which will be working closely with an impressive Financial Controller, playing a pivotal part within the Finance Team.

The role will include duties such as:
* Preparation of monthly management accounts, including accruals and prepayments, fixed assets, and preparation of balance sheet reconciliations
* Supporting and overseeing the receivables ledger
* Supporting the forecasting and budgeting process and Statutory accounts
* VAT Returns
* Supporting month end
* Variance and analysis work, with presentation to the Financial Director
* Involvement with process improvement drive efficiency's
* Overseeing the import and export controls, including liaising with shipping/logistics providers

The Individual:
* AAT Level 3 Qualified, with the ambition to complete further qualifications
* Strong communication skills, with the experience of being able to challenge and influence financial and non-financial people
* Ability to demonstrate evidence of working under pressure and to meet short deadlines
* Strong Excel skills, including Vlookups & Pivot tables

The Benefits:
* Study support packages
* Flexible working
* Free on-site parking
* 25 days holiday including statutory
* Wellbeing platforms
* Death in service insurance

If you are interested in hearing more about this brilliant opportunity, please apply or email or call 0114 261 1700 for more details.

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 30 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.