Finance Assistant

Job Title: Finance Assistant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Wigan
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-01-03 00:00:00
Reference: 011102934
Contact Name: Angela Jay
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 03, 2019 09:17

Job Description

Job Role :- Finance Assistant (Part Qualified/Qualified)
Contract :- Temp On-Going (Maternity cover)
Location :- Lancashire (WN2 3RY)
Salary :- £30,000 - £32,000 (DOE)
Hrs :- Mon-Thurs 08:00-16:30hrs & Fri 08:00 - 12:30hrs

The Company
Our client is currently one of the UK's leading Electrical Manufacturer's operating throughout the UK and exporting to a large number of countries globally.
We are currently recruiting for a qualified/part qualified Finance Assistant to cover long term Maternity for their site based in Lancashire.

Job Overview
The Accountant will be responsible for analysing the monthly management pack and prepare accruals/prepayments, balance sheet reconciliations and to support budgeting and forecasting of P&L in addition to supporting quarterly and year end activities for the business.

As a Finance Assistant, your duties will be :
Month end closing and various reconciliations.
Preparation and review of Management reports.
Analysing overhead expenditures by departments/cost categories.
Assist with budgeting and forecasting processes.

An ideal Finance Assistant will hold the following Skills and experience:
Must be ACCA, CIMA part qualified or educated to degree level in Accounting.
Must be proficient with Excel - V-Lookup, Pivot tables.
Ideally have knowledge/experience with SAP or ERP systems.
Knowledge of Month end close processes.
Keen eye for detail
Good communication Skills both verbal and written.
At least 1 years' experience in a similar role.

The Finance Accountant will be working a full time hrs. Mon-Fri (earlier finish on Friday) covering a long term Maternity contract.