Assistant Accountant

Posted 03 April 2023
Salary £25000 - £28000 per annum, Benefits: Hybrid + Study Support
DisciplineTransactional & Part Qualified
Contact NameJack Moss

Job description

Assistant Accountant | £25,000 - £28,000 + Study Support | Bolton + Hybrid | PE-backed business | High-calibre team

Axon Moore delighted to be partnering with an ambitious, high-growth PE-backed business in Bolton to recruit an Assistant Accountant who will benefit from broad exposure and hands-on training from a mentoring Finance Manager.

This is a highly sought-after role which is well suited to Part-Qualified ACCA/CIMA who are ambitious and keen to grow and develop alongside a business. There will be plenty of scope for long-term progression within this role, therefore, a desire to achieve and succeed is essential.

Key Responsibilities and Duties:
  • Monthly balance sheet reconciliations and bank reconciliations
  • Management of Fixed Asset schedule and posting of depreciation to management accounts
  • Management and analysis of disbursements and prepayments
  • Monthly transactional analysis
  • Production, and ownership, of the chargeable time report and ensuring time is posted to time recording system
  • Production, and ownership, of the aged debt report and ensuring credit control policies are being followed
  • Supporting with Purchase Ledger and Sales Ledger
  • Initial review and authorisation of expenses, ensuring VAT appropriately applied
  • Assist with queries from operational teams within the international entities
  • Ad-hoc duties
Required Experience and Skills:
  • AAT Qualified or Part-Qualified ACCA/CIMA
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Good organisational and time-keeping skills
  • High attention to detail and able to take ownership of their role
  • Good IT and MS Excel skills
  • Prior exposure to month-end accounts
“Our local Lancashire Axon Moore team recruit all accounting and finance roles from CFO to transactional finance on both a temporary and permanent basis. For more information about this role or our wider team, please contact Jack Moss at 07432597035, or see our website at”