Assistant Accountant

Employer
Mackenzie King
Location
Ipswich, Suffolk, United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Apr 07, 2021
Closes
Apr 09, 2021
Ref
2104167145
Sector
Finance
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Level of qualification
CIMA, Not qualified, Part qualified
MacKenzie King are currently recruiting an Assistant Accountant to join a global business within their Central Accounting team. This is a key role within their Central Accounting team where you will be responsible for your own portfolio of clients, reporting into the Central Accounting Services Manager.

Duties &

Responsibilities:

  • Accurate and timely settlement of technical payments.
  • Maintenance and control of general ledgers.
  • Responsible for general ledger postings and for the production of trial balances.
  • Ensure general ledger is reconciled on quarterly basis and can be supported by third party evidence.
  • The production of account reconciliations and confirmations to local finance teams.
  • Document and maintain standardised departmental processes and procedures.
  • Assist other teams with audit queries and supporting documents.
  • Build and maintain effective working relationships with key business contacts.
  • Assist with ad-hoc reporting requests, queries and finance projects as required.
  • Skills & Attributes:

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Problem solving mentality.
  • Ability to work well as a part of a team.
  • Strong Excel skills.
  • Studying towards ACCA/CIMA qualification.
  • This is a great opportunity to work for a forward thinking, progressive business with an excellent benefits package including a 35 hour working week, a generous pension and an agile working environment.