Assistant Accountant

Bristol (City Centre), City of Bristol
£25,000 - £30,000
17 Oct 2016
24 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Element Recruitment are currently working in partnership with a well-established and reputable client to recruit an Assistant Accountant to join their team in Bristol. This position is suited to someone who is interested in getting hands-on exposure to both month-end/year-end process and progressing through their studies (ACCA/CIMA/AAT)

The role

As an Assistant Accountant, you will be responsible for;

  • Daily and weekly financial accounting processes
  • Assistance in preparation of Year-end statutory accounts for multiple entities
  • Supervision of a small team of junior finance staff
  • Responsibility for Cash management
  • Assistance in the preparation of month-end management accounts for multiple entities, as well as post-preparation analysis
  • Daily and weekly financial accounting processes
  • Ad-hoc reporting/analysis tasks

The Profile

  • Ideally part-qualified (ACCA, CIMA, ACMA) or equivalent experience
  • Comfortable working in a dynamic business environment
  • Strong interpersonally with an ability to engage with finance/non-finance staff
  • Ideally 1-3 year experience within a similar position
  • Strong Excel skills (Vlookups, Pivot tables, sum if’s)

What’s on offer

For the successful candidate this position will offer a competitive salary as well as the opportunity to work within a very dynamic working culture. This client is also invested in long-term progression of employee’s, therefore prepared to provide study support to the successful candidate. If this role sounds of interest to you, please get in touch with an updated CV and we can arrange a discussion.



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