Ruby Group are looking for an Assistant Accountant to join a fast-growing consumer goods company with a turnover of £10 million. This is a newly created job supporting the financial controller.
You will play a crucial role supporting the Financial Controller in various financial activities. Managing, maintaining, and reconciling the Sales and Purchase Ledgers. Performing credit control duties, chasing debt, negotiating payment plans and producing debtors days reports. Assist with the preparation of monthly Management Accounts for all group companies, covering accruals, prepayments, stock valuations, depreciation. Journal and balance sheet reconciliations. You will Support the Financial Controller with year-end audit, statutory accounts, and tax analysis. Provide management Information for other departments. Identify areas for improvement in existing procedures and assist with implementing new controls.
The ideal applicant will be working towards a professional qualification in either AAT, CIMA or ACCA. You must have at least two years experience working within a finance team, ideally gained whilst working in accounts payable or assisting with monthly management accounts production. Excellent communication skills are essential as you will be working with internal and external stakeholders. Our client offers an excellent working environment, a games room, social events and more. Career progression is offered as you will have the opportunity to progress into a management accountant role.