Financial Reporting Assistant

Posted 10 January 2023
Salary £30000 - £32000 per annum
LocationManchester
DisciplineTransactional & Part Qualified
ReferenceLC/637021/MANC
Contact NameLauren Chapman

Job description

Financial Reporting Assistant l Manchester l Up to £32k l Retail l Hybrid Working Model |Study Support

Job Overview:

Axon Moore are delighted to be working  with of the country’s leading consumer law firms who have grown significantly over the years and with Private Equity investment last year, are looking to build on this growth substantially over the next few years.

They employ over 600 people across their Manchester, Leeds and Southport offices with plans to expand further through both organic and inorganic means.

They have an exciting opportunity for a Financial Reporting Assistant to join our friendly and growing team! In the role you will be responsible for assisting in the provision of financial information, implementing controls and financial reporting for Fletchers group companies. If you’re looking for a new role, are part qualified ACCA or CIMA, have the ability to forward think and take an analytical approach with the ability to communicate effectively with senior management and non-finance staff, and if you want to join a fantastic team this could be the role for you! This role also offers a bonus scheme paid yearly (subject to targets being met), Pension scheme with tax-efficient salary, Study package to complete ACCA/CIMA qualification and 35 days holiday a year including bank holidays and Christmas Closure, you also have an option to purchase up to 3 extra days holiday per year.

Salary: Up to £32k

Location: Manchester

Main Duties:
  • Assist in the preparation of the monthly management accounts, including:-
-Perform monthly revenue reconciliation

 - Perform monthly cost reviews, ensuring that costs are correctly accounted for and prepaid or accrued where required.

 - Perform monthly balance sheet reconciliations
  • Process payments and deal with queries
  • Reconciling accounts and statements
  • VAT and PAYE returns
  • Assist with cashflow forecast
  • Maintain fixed asset register
  • Daily sales reporting
  • Prepare information for and assist in the completion of the annual external audit
  • Assist with ad-hoc requests from the wider finance team
Person Specification:
  • AAT qualified or ACCA/CIMA part qualified
  • Can work to deadlines
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Experience of working with an accounting system
  • Good communication skills
  • Relevant accounting experience
  • Can do attitude
  • Strong attention to detail
For immediate consideration or more information on the role, please contact…

Lchapman@axonmoore.com