Assistant Accountant

England, Nottinghamshire, Nottingham
£25000 - £30000 per annum + study support
Sep 09, 2020
Sep 30, 2020
JN -092020-1227752
Catherine Naylor
Contract Type
Full Time
Level of qualification
CIMA, Not qualified

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is seeking a role in finance that encompasses financial accounts, management accounts and transactional finance.

Client Details

Our client is an extremely successful and profitable manufacturing business that is part of a larger Group.


As Assistant Accountant, you will be working in a finance team of 4 and will be reporting directly into the Financial Controller. Your duties will be extremely varied, as your role will include, management accounts, financial accounts and transactional finance. Duties will include, but will not be limited to:

  • Carrying out all of the investigatory work for month end
  • Producing the accounts up to trial balance
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Accruals and prepayments
  • VAT, intrastat and EC Sales
  • Maintaining the bank accounts and cashbook
  • Maintaining the fixed asset register
  • Inputting some POs and SOs
  • Supporting with credit control e.g. keeping an eye on late payments, and chasing where necessary
  • Supporting with maintaining the purchase and sales ledgers


To apply for this position, you:

  • must have a proven track record of working in finance
  • must have some experience of the above duties
  • must have experience of producing management accounts up to trial balance
  • will ideally be studying an accounting qualification, but qualified by experience candidates will be considered

Job Offer

This is a permanent opportunity to join a successful business. You will be provided with:

  • a salary between £25,000 and £30,000 (this may be increased to c. £32,000 subject to experience)
  • 20 days holiday plus statutory days
  • a 2pm finish on Fridays
  • full study support for CIMA, ACCA or AAT