Assistant Accountant - 6-12 Month FTC

Posted 23 January 2024
Salary £26000 - £30000 per annum
Discipline Transactional & Part Qualified
Contact NameHarry Horsley

Job description

Axon Moore are delighted to be partnered with a fast-growing, and energetic company with a head office based in Wakefield, looking to fill a temporary gap in their team, through the recruitment of an Accounts Assistant for a 6-12 month period.

This company have recently been left with a gap in their team, due to progression of other staff, and so are looking to fill the gap in their team swiftly.

The Job:
  • Responsible for preparing and filing of all statutory accountant to deadline and to appropriate accounting standards
  • Ensure the preparation/filing of all other regulatory information as required
  • Review entity VAT returns
  • Manage relationships with auditors, business unit management and other stakeholders as necessary to drive adherence to deadlines.
  • Maintains and documents internal accounting controls
  • May assistant in the setup of processes and procedures that properly capture, track and report revenue
  • Provides guidance and support for both internal and external audits (ad hoc, quarterly and annual)
  • Provides guidance and support for system conversions, integration's and other special projects
  • Other duties as assigned

The Person:

The ideal person for this role would be anyone with a positive and team playing attitude, who is immediately available, and looking to jump straight into work, as well as obtaining the following attributes:
  • Good IT skills with (at minimum level) intermediate MS Excel skills
  • Ability to learn new/changed systems and processes quickly
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate at different levels of the organisation
  • Analytical problem solving skills
  • Thorough and methodical thinker
  • Strong team player
  • Flexibility and ability to evolve in a changing environment
The Benefits:
  • £26,000 - £30,000 p.a.
  • Hybrid working scheme (3 days in the office)
  • 25 days holidays (+ bank holidays)
  • Flexi-time
  • Health care