Assistant Accountant


£20000 - £25000 per annum + Additional benefits


United Kingdom,--Manchester

Job Type



Assistant Accountant / Finance Assistant

My client are a multi-award winning business based in 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:

  • Completion of end-to-end monthly Management Accounts including Group Consolidated Financial Statements
  • Assist Group CFO with cash flow requirements & analysis
  • Departmental budget creation and regular monitoring
  • Business partnering with teams based overseas
  • Inter-company reconciliations
  • Assisting with annual audit
  • Year End Accounts
  • Preparation and submission of VAT returns

Person Specification

  • Experience with foreign currency management
  • Experience with accruals, pre-payments and other month end journals
  • Sage 200 experience advantageous
  • Group accounting experience preferred
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Proactive aptitude to identify potential concerns
  • Be open to travelling
  • Comfortable self-managing

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.

There are also a variety of companies to work on within the business including dealing with teams and Directors from the US and Australia. This is an opportunity for a proactive, self-starting and commecrcially-aware individual to expand their horizons.

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

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