Job Title: Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Coventry
Salary: £22k - 28k per year
Start Date: 08/03/2019
Reference: JO0000001119
Contact Name: David Whittle
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 08, 2019 14:53

Job Description

Assistant Accountant - Coventry
£22,000 - £28,000pa

We are currently working with a Coventry client who are in the process of relocating their offices to the area and as a result have the need to recruit an Assistant Accountant to join their Finance team. Reporting to the Head of Finance this is a fantastic opportunity to get to support in every aspect of the Monthly Accounting process.

About the client

Our client offers a range of innovative services to some of the biggest and most recognisable names in their sector. With a passion for delivering beyond expectation, they have a very customer centric outlook and go that extra mile to ensure they offer a positive experience for customers and employees alike. If you share a passion for similar values then this would be an ideal environment for you.

About the Role

Working alongside a very hands on Head of Finance you will assist in everything necessary to deliver a first class accounting support to the business owners. Typical responsibilities will include:-

  • Production and analysis of Daily, Weekly and Monthly reporting
  • Assist on the activities to help the completion of the month end process
  • Cashbook control
  • Various project accounting tasks
  • Ensuring the smooth running of the Sales and Purchase Ledger functions
  • Liaising daily with the various stakeholders to ensure the correct information is collated and relayed in a timely manner
  • Assist in the supervision of an apprentice

About you

This is an ideal role if you are currently working towards an Accountancy qualification such as CIMA/ACCA or perhaps you have completed AAT and wish to expand your experience further. You will need to have worked in a busy, hands on finance function and have a very positive, "can do" attitude to getting the job done. Any previous experience of using Sage systems and multi-currency work would be highly advantageous.

What's on Offer

Here is a great opportunity to work under a qualified and supportive Head of Finance, someone who will invest time in you to develop your own skills and experience further. Already an innovative environment, its an exciting time with the relocation and a great time to be joining. In addition to a competitive salary, our client is happy to extend support towards your accountancy qualifications.

If the above appeals please do not hesitate to contact us on 02477 678100 to discuss your interest further.

Wallis Lynch operates as an employment business and employment agency for the provision of temporary and permanent vacancies.

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