Assistant Accountant

  • Location

    Warrington, Cheshire

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  • Salary:

    £30000 - £34000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Vital Bristol Technology

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Duration:

    7-10 months

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Our client are a leading international company with contracts worth over £500m looking after the motorways and major trunk roads on behalf of our client Highways England. The contract is due to end on 31st March 2019 and there will be close-out period for the contract after this date so we require an Assistant Accountant for this time period.

Brief Description of Role:

Balance Sheet Accountant dealing with month-end balance sheet reconciliations, journals, close down of monthly ledgers, supporting the invoicing to Highways England on a monthly basis working in a Team Environment.


Essential Criteria:

Balance sheet management

Month-end close procedures

Good Excel skills

Desirable Criteria:

Construction background

ERP exposure (SAP, Oracle, COINS)

Ideal Background:

Construction/Long-term capital projects experience

Oracle expertise

Large company experience

Qualifications: CIMA/ACCA part-qualified


42 hour contracts. - Flexible

Core hours therefore are 8am-5pm with 30 min at lunch, there is a lot of flexibility with the hours, there is staff starting from between 7.30am and 9.30am, and finishing between 3.30pm and 6pm- Flexible with hours.

If you do not hear from us within seven days, then your application has not been successful on this occasion. We may however keep your details on file for any suitable future vacancies and contact you accordingly.