Role details

Assistant Accountant

Leeds   •   £25,000 - £27,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Full study package for ACCA/CIMA
  • Excellent company benefits package

About Our Client

This business is a global manufacturing business with a well known brand in their field. The company has offices in over 30 countries and has just under 5000 employees, and is market leader in their sector. With impressive offices based in Leeds, this business has a lot to offer,

Due to recent internal movement, the company are now looking to recruit an Assistant Accountant to join fantastic, growing finance function.

Job Description

The successful candidate will:

  • Assist in carrying out the month end accounting process for the business and providing support in highlighting the key drivers of monthly performance, to the senior management team, in order to drive action to improve performance.
  • Assist in completing all statutory reporting for the legal entities, ensuring they are completed accurately and timely in order to minimise the risk of fine
  • Assist in maintaining a robust control environment for the business, ensuring that controls are carried out effectively and on a timely basis and that action is taken to address risks identified.
  • Be responsible for proposing ways to improve the control environment and implementing changes when approved.

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will:

  • Be currently studying towards ACCA/CIMA - Essential
  • Have previous experience of assisting with management accounts preparation - Essential
  • Have excellent communication skills and the ability to build stakeholder relationships - Essential
  • Have a good knowledge of MS Excel - Essential

What's on Offer

Full study support for ACCA/CIMA

23.5 days holidays plus bank holidays

Company pension scheme

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