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Assistant Financial Accountant

  • Location: Coventry
  • Salary: £Competitive Salary + pension, PHI, bonus
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 10 days ago

Job title: Assistant Financial Accountant

Salary Range:£Competitive salary + pension, PHI and bonus

Location: Coventry

Industry/ Strapline: World renowned manufacturing brand

We have been engaged by a Global manufacturing group based in Coventry on an exclusive basis, to help them hire a part qualified accountant on a permanent basis for an Assistant Financial Accountant position. This will be a hybrid working arrangement, typically with 2 days each week in the office and 3 days from home, although, flexibility will be offered where it is needed. Reporting in to the Financial Accountant, you'll be paid a competitive market rate salary + PHI, benefits and bonus. Qualified By Experience and stopped studiers with relevant experience will also be considered.

The Assistant Financial Accountant will work alongside the Financial Accountant in areas of regulatory compliance covering accounting and taxation. You will be required to assist in preparing month end accounts, posting journals, import & export compliance, prepare VAT returns, provide necessary tax analysis for Indian and UK tax purposes, including data analysis associated with the Company's RDEC claim.

The role involves reporting to and liaison with both the parent company in India and external bodies (eg, auditors, tax advisors, HMRC), so excellent written and verbal skills are essential. This is a fast-paced role, whereby the Assistant Financial Accountant will need to be self-motivated, organised, efficient and capable of dealing with multiple tasks, simultaneously, in an environment where deadlines are very tight. Intermediate Excel skills are essential (pivot tables, VLOOKUPs, etc.) as well as an excellent understanding of double entry bookkeeping. Experience of Sage 200 would be beneficial.

Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged in the next couple of weeks. If you have knowledge of Financial Accounting and you're a part qualified accountant and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Assistant Financial Accountant role, please contact Jamie Carter at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 07399 220261.

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.