Assistant Accountant — Leeds

We have a rare opportunity for an Assistant Accountant to join the Harrison Spinks Finance team to support with the financial operations of the company by performing administrative and clerical duties within our Head Office site in Beeston, Leeds.

Reporting into the Group Financial Controller the Assistant Accountant will be responsible for the accuracy of financial statements and information.

Core Hours: Monday – Friday. 8am – 4pm

Other Key Duties include:

  • Assisting in the production of the monthly management board pack Including variance analysis and monthly balance sheet reconciliations
  • Assisting in preparation of budgets and forecasts
  • Business partnering with key non-financial stakeholders and the wider finance team and providing reports and analysis for them
  • Liaising with the bank
  • Reconciling payroll reports & Supporting on audit queries
  • Ad-hoc project work and financial analysis
  • Providing support to the Senior Management team

Key Skills & Experience:

As Assistant Accountant, you will have previous experience within a similar position who is studying towards an entry level accounting qualification. A degree is not essential.

You will be an excellent communicator, both written and verbally. Who has an in depth knowledge of accounting and budgeting principles.

As a self-motivated individual, you will be comfortable working individually and part of a wider team who is driven to achieve strict deadlines, whilst demonstrating resilience.

As an Assistant Accountant you will be proficient in accounting software and IT skills.

What we offer in return:

  • 32 days annual leave - Inclusive of bank holidays
  • Laptop
  • Training & development opportunities
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Study Support
  • Free parking
  • Company Events

Send your CV and covering letter stating why you are interested in this role and outline the expertise you could offer if you were successful with your application to: talent@harrisonspinks.co.uk

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