Location: SheffieldOur client is a manufacturing group with a global reach who are looking to recruit a commercial astute Assistant Accountant to the team. This role is initially a 3 month fixed term contract but our client are looking to fill this position on a permanent basis. Reporting into the Divisional Controller your role will be varied and include the following;THE ROLE: Preparing financial documents such as invoices, bills, and accounts payable and receivableCompleting financial reports on a regular basis and providing information to the finance teamAssisting with budgetsCompleting bank reconciliationsEntering financial information into appropriate software programsManaging company ledgersManaging the fleetCoordinating internal and external auditsVerifying balances in account books and rectifying discrepanciesVerifying bank depositsManaging day-to-day transactionsAssisting the finance department and senior accounting staff members with various tasks, including preparing budgets, records, and statementsPosting daily receiptsPreparing annual budgetsHandling IFRS transactionsCompleting the year-end analysisReporting on debtors and creditorsHandling accruals and prepaymentsManaging monthly budgeting tasksEncoding accounting entries for data processingSorting financial documents and posting them to the proper accountsReviewing computer reports for accuracy and meticulously tracing errors back to their sourceResolving errors in financial reports and correcting faulty reporting methodsTHE CANDIDATE:You will have a solid background in finance and take an organised and pro-active approach to your work. You will have excellent interpersonal skills and enjoy a busy hands-on role where you can make a real impact. This role represents an excellent opportunity to join a thriving international business.THE BENEFITS:£30,000 - £35,000Competitive benefits packageTHE CONSULTANCY:Edwards & Pearce acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Edwards & Pearce is an Equal Opportunities Employer.