Assistant Financial Accountant

Posted 14 May 2024
Salary up to £33,000 per annum
Job type Temporary
Discipline Finance Recruitment
Contact NameChris Iloegbunam

Job description

We’re delighted to be partnering with a leading Social Housing Provider, who are currently recruiting for an Assistant Financial Accountant to join the team on 9-month Fixed Term Contract.

What's on offer:

The role is 37 hours per week with potential hybrid working. The salary for this role goes up to £33,000 per annum depending on experience.

The ideal candidate will have an understanding of costs and value-added analysis and interpretation of results.

Duties will include (but not limited to):

  • Taking responsibility for production of the monthly management accounts within tight timescales

  • Liaising with Business Partners to ensure all known issues have been reflected in the monthly accounts

  • Collaborating with the wider Financial Reporting team to ensure that services remain fit for purpose and customer focused

  • Assisting with the production of financial reports and the annual budget

  • Liaising directly with stakeholders in other directorates to collate information required when preparing financial returns and accounts

  • Ensure compliance with financial regulations and reporting by exception as required

Experience required:

  • Experience of providing financial reporting information to external advisors and other stakeholders

  • Experience in the production of financial returns

  • Part Qualified Accountant (ACA/ ACCA/ CIMA)

Skills, knowledge and expertise required:

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

  • Ability to work on a range of computer systems and packages (primarily Open Accounts and MS Excel) to complete work

Working hours

  • 37 hours per week

  • Monday - Friday

Please note that you require recent experience to apply for this role.

James Andrews is acting as an employment agency and business in relation to this role.

At James Andrews Recruitment Solutions we try to respond to all applications personally, however, due to the high volume of applications this is not always possible. If you have not heard back from us within 72 hours, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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