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Assistant Accountant

  • Location: Leeds
  • Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Hybrid Working, Study Support
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 9 months ago

  • Sector: Finance, Part Qualified Finance
  • Contact: Leeds Qualified
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 14 October 2023
  • Job Ref: WPL3997656_1694681028
Hugely successful Tech business based in Leeds currently require an Assistant Accountant to join their growing finance function. Working in a very supportive business and finance team, you will get the opportunity to really grow and develop. This is a very inspiring and ambitious business that are wanting like minded individuals to join their business to play an integral part in their success.

Reporting directly into the Financial Controller you will be responsible for:

* To ensure the monthly management accounts are prepared and submitted in line with deadlines.
* Taking a lead on accruals, prepayments, fixed assets, and relevant reconciliations.
* Ensure the company payroll posting are accurate against budget figures.
* Ownership of the financial processing and reporting in relation to the central project function.
* Monthly balance sheet reconciliations.
* Responsible for creating accounts preparation efficiencies.
* Review financial data for accuracy and effectiveness.
* Production and development of accounting packs.
* Attendance at monthly financial management reporting meetings with relevant operational stakeholders and developing relationships with key stakeholders.
* Developing Relationships.
* To support on the annual external audit.
* To support in the production of the annual budgets.
* Ad-hoc project work.
* To be committed to continuous improvement within the finance department and reporting.
* Support on ad-hoc tasks and reporting.

Ideally you will be able to demonstrate the below experience:

* ACCA/AAT/CIMA part qualified with previous strong experiences within the finance function.
* Strong Excel skills
* Ability to adapt and pick up projects on an ad hoc basis.

This is a huge opportunity ideally for anyone looking to take their next step in their career and join a supporting business to accelerate their career in the direction of Finance Manager.

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.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV to the e-mail address stated, 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.