Assistant Accountant

England, East Riding of Yorkshire, Kingston Upon Hull
£22000 - £24000 per annum
11 Jan 2017
18 Jan 2017
Jonathan Southern
Experience Levels
Part Qualified
Contract Type
Full Time

Page Personnel are currently recruiting a fantastic Assistant Accountant position for a large national FMCG brand based in Kingston upon Hull. This is a brilliant opportunity to work in a fast growing division of a national organisation.

Client Details

The client is a very successful organisation based in Hull with offices across the UK. Continued growth has led to the requirement for a talented assistant accountant to join the accounts team, which is led by an encouraging and well qualified management accountant and financial controller. As an employer in Hull with a reputation for training and development this is a highly sought after role.


As an Assistant Accountant you will be reporting into the Divisional Management Accountant, your duties will include, however are not limited to: Assist with monthly reconciliations, preparation of accruals and ad hoc financial analysis as required, Assist in the preparation of month end management accounts, Produce and issue monthly Overhead Spend Analysis Reports by department including analysis of significant variance to budget and forecast, Preparation of Weekly Cash Forecast, Manage the Employee Expense Claim process, Complete and submit quarterly VAT return, Assist with costing requests from the Sales Team, Assist in the annual budget process, as well as periodic forecasting throughout the year, Invoicing and support and cover for accounts payable and banking.


The successful candidate will:

  • Have worked in an accounts role previously - Essential
  • Have a theoretical understanding of management accounts - Essential
  • Be studying towards an accounting qualification - Essential
  • Have strong excel skills - Essential
  • Be a team player - Essential

Job Offer

Salary up to £24,000 + study support + 20 days holiday + pension + on site parking