Assistant Accountant

  • Location

    Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

  • Sector:

    Financial Services

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  • Salary:

    £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum

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  • Published:

    25 days ago

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  • Client:

    Hays Senior Finance

Assistant Management Accountant - Remote/Office Working - Cheltenham, Gloucestershire - Permanent

Your new company

Hays Accountancy & Finance are partnering with a leading and well-established Financial Services Group to recruit for a dynamic and driven Assistant Management Accountant based in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire. A varied and hands-on role reporting into the Financial Reporting Manager responsible for supporting the preparation of the monthly management accounts across the group and taking ownership of some entities full trial balance. The position will offer a hybrid of remote/office working, flexibility and study package for the right finance professional. An opportunity to progress and develop within a leading Financial Services Group.

Your new role

Your key duties will involve having overall responsibility for several small entities within the group, preparing all the month end analysis to support the monthly management accounts including P&L and balance sheet analysis. Preparing monthly balance sheet reconciliation analysis for all balance sheet accounts, month end journals to support the group management accounts and monthly cash analysis. You will prepare the year-end statutory accounts for various entities, daily cash reconciliations and review, monthly cash analysis and support the Financial Reporting Manager in completion of financial statements, supporting the interim and year-end audit process. You will be involved in financial projects for Senior Management and ad-hoc accounting duties.

What you'll need to succeed

To be considered for this exciting and progressive Assistant Management Accountant role you will need experience within a similar position, strong communication skills to build internal/external relationships, and key MS excel skills. You will be AAT/ACCA/CIMA part-qualified, ideally working towards completion of your full qualification. Strong analytical and problem-solving skills along with being accurate and customer focused. You will be used to managing work-loads and meeting time-constraint deadline. Experience within the Financial Services sector would be advantageous but not essential.

What you'll get in return

This permanent and varied Assistant Management Accountant role is offering a salary between £25,000 - £28,000 per annum dependable on experience based in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire. A hybrid of remote/office working offered, study package for financial qualification, contributed pension scheme, flexible working, private medical scheme and more. A great opportunity to really develop and progress within a leading financial services group.

What you need to do now

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