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Assistant Accountant - General Ledger

  • Location

    Coventry, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Aerospace, Other

  • Job disciplines:


  • Salary:

    £17000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits

  • Contact:

    Matthew Wainwright

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:


  • Expiry date:



To £20,000 + Benefits


Aerospace / Manufacturing


The Role

This position plays an integral part of the General Ledger Team, set within a large Shared Service Centre (SSC), and reports to the General Ledger Manager. Key activities will all aspects of General Ledger Accounting:

  • Analysis of the Balance Sheet, reconciliations, and posting journals.
  • Prepayments, accruals, and maintenance of the fixed assets register.
  • Processing and allocating VAT returns.
  • Other general accounting activities as required.

The Person

This opportunity is ideal for a Finance professional who is seeking their next challenge in a large multisite business. You will possess:

  • Previous experience in a corporate environment, ideally within the wider manufacturing sector. This may include aerospace, automotive or FMCG.
  • A comprehensive understanding of General Ledger accounting, and how the information is utilised by the wider business.
  • Good Excel ability and a familiarity with SAP.
  • AAT qualifications, or equivalent, are desirable.

The Company

Our client is a multinational manufacturer of components which are primarily supplied to the aerospace and defence industries.

How to Apply

To apply, please do so online, attaching a copy of your CV and details of your current remuneration.