Assistant Accountant

William Kirk are looking for an Assistant Accountant who will play a crucial role in supporting our Financial Controller with month end processes of our latest acquisition.

Your role as Assistant Accountant will include:

  • Weekly Payroll oversight and monthly Payroll preparation
  • Rolling weekly Cashflow Forecast
  • Balance sheet reconciliations and Revenue reconciliation
  • Provide support and assistance to the Financial Controller in preparation of month end reports and KPI’s
  • Preparation of monthly management accounts Accruals/ Prepayments, Stocks and Depreciation
  • Responsibility for HMRC reporting, VAT/ PAYE

Skills and Knowledge for the Assistant Accountant:

  • Sage 200 experience (or similar)
  • Sage 50 Payroll
  • Proficient with MS Office, with a moderate Excel level
  • Confidence in dealing with internal and external stakeholders
  • Highly organised and and excellent communicator
  • Team player
  • Impeccable attention to detail
  • Confidentiality and integrity must be central to your core values
  • Experience within the Logistics Industry would be advantageous

Qualifications required for the Assistant Accountant:

  • AAT or part qualified ACCA or Qualified by experience

This role as Assistant Accountant will give you an opportunity to work within an experience team in a great environment, with the scope for you to develop into a Finance Manager.

You’ll receive:

  • Salary £25,000 – £30,000 per annum, dependent on experience.
  • Employee Benefits Platform which includes a Cycle to work scheme, Childcare Vouchers and access to a range of offers and discounts.
  • Loyalty Awards
  • Pension

To apply, please click here to fill out the application form.

Should you have any queries, contact the recruitment team directly on [email protected] or call 01625 728027.