About the role
Our Manufacturing client based in Sunderland have an exciting opportunity to join their finance team as an Assistant Accountant. They are looking for someone to join them on an initial 6-month contract.
This is an exciting opportunity to work in an organisation looking to develop internal processes and reports. The role is 39 hours per week with a salary of £35,000 to £40,000 (depending upon experience).
As well as the salary, there are lots more benefits to working in this organisation, including:
Pension employee contributions 4.5% (with no max as long as NMW is not affected) and employer contributions of 4.5% max
Medical care for employee and family with minimal employee contribution (for example £25 / month for family cover)
Car and cycle scheme through salary sacrifice
26 days holiday pa + statutory holidays
Additional holidays awarded for service years (5 yrs +1; 10 yrs +1; 15 yrs +1), resulting in potential 29 days holiday pa + statutory holidays
Plant shutdown – 2 weeks in the summer and 1-2 weeks at Christmas
Profit share (dependant on Company profits)
100% attendance vouchers £50 - £100 pa
Sports & social club
Your key duties will include:
Reconciliation of high volume transactions
Fixed assets analysis and reporting
Management accounts preparation
P&L analysis (sales, materials, labour and overheads)
Develop reports to understand profitability by project
Perform related duties as assigned by supervisor
Support import / export customs requirements
Sales invoice self-bill processing
Maintain compliance with all company policies and procedures.
What you need:
Excellent numeracy skills
Part or fully qualified accountant (ACCA/CIMA/ACA)
Ability to reconcile complex accounts
Confident with Excel and Word and quick to learn other systems – will need to have the ability to navigate around accounting systems
Ability to develop good customer/colleague relationships, both internally and externally at all levels
If you’re interested in this role, click “Apply Now” and a member of our team will be in touch.