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Assistant Management Accountant

  • Location: Leeds
  • Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Discretionary Bonus, Free Parking
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 26 days ago

  • Sector: Finance, Part Qualified Finance
  • Contact: Leeds Qualified
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 02 April 2023
  • Job Ref: WPL386021_1677854350
Fantastic, well established service providing business based in Leeds currently require a CIMA/ACCA studying Assistant Management Accountant to join their finance function. You will be joining a fun, energetic and established business within a well experienced team to support you on your accountancy career.

The role is for an Assistant Management Accountant - offering an excellent all round finance opportunity, with varied responsibility and lots of progression opportunities.

Reporting directly to the Senior Management Accountant and other senior stakeholders you will be responsible for:
* Assist with the production of monthly management accounts
* Provide; variance analysis and underlying performance, identifying trends as well as both risks and opportunities
* Support Budget Holders to manage P&L and deliver on financial efficiencies
* Assist Budget Holders with completion of Budgets and Forecasts
* Build relationships with and act as Business Partner to Budget Holders
* Prepare and post journals for the allocation of central costs to sites
* Work closely with Financial Accounts to ensure accurate accounting and recording of income
* Partner with Budget Holders and the Financial Accounts team, to ensure purchase orders are managed and expenditure accruals are shown in the P&L as required
* Prepare and post reversing journals for accrued income, deferred income, expenditure accruals and prepayments, with clear back up/working papers for audit and control purposes
* Prepare and post adjustment journals where appropriate
* To assist with completion of year-end, statutory accounts, and audit queries as required

Candidate requirements:
* Actively studying towards qualification (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) or be keen to begin your studies
* Have excellent communication skills
* Ability to use excel to a good level

Ideally you will be studying towards ACCA/CIMA/ACA qualification with the ability to demonstrate a willingness to learn and develop with some career achievements to date within an assistant accountant position.

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.