Assistant Accountant


£20000 - £25000 per annum + Additional benefits


United Kingdom,--Wigan

Job Type



Assistant Accountant

My client are a manufacturing business based in Greater Manchester, and are looking for a strong-willed and business-minded professional to work within their accounts function.

They are looking for someone with strong accounting experience, and are either part way through your AAT or Part Qualified CIMA/ACCA and must have your own car and able to drive.

Core responsibilities:

  • Assist the Finance Manager in the production statutory and monthly management accounts ensuring external and group deadlines are me
  • Provide analysis and reporting to the business for controlling costs and supporting improvements
  • Preparation and posting of monthly accounting journals and reconciliation balance sheet accounts on a monthly basis
  • Providing management with financial information for controlling costs for the operations. Investigating variances and providing recommendations

Person Specification

  • Minimum AAT qualified or equivalent and studying towards professional qualifications
  • At least two years experience in a similar type of position, or in an auditor position
  • Mature personality, able to work independently but also be flexible to become part of a team when required

There may be the need for you to travel to other sites and to work from home, so access to a vehicle and a valid drivers licence is crucial. They can offer first class study support including days off for study/revision during quieter times.

If you are interested in this role please contact Daniel Searle at Agility Resourcing immediately.

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