Assistant Accountant

Job Category : Sales & Marketing
Job Title : Assistant Accountant
Duration : Permanent Full-time
Region : Staffordshire
Town : Stoke-on-trent
Salary : £20-25k
Posted : 22/09/2016

Assistant Accountant – AAT Qualified

Optima Plus Recruitment are exclusively representing a growing business within the building trade with the recruitment of an AAT or part-qualified CIMA/ACCA Accountant. This is a newly created position within the head office finance function and therefore a fantastic time to join the business. You will have the opportunity to make a positive contribution.

The successful candidate will cover a range of tasks in support of the wider finance function for one specific division of the business, therefore taking ownership for the accounts.

This great opportunity covers a full spectrum of duties including:

  • Supporting the preparation of management accounts
  • Cash books
  • Bank reconciliation
  • Rebates
  • Fixed asset management
  • Customer rebate management and forecasting
  • Journals
  • Accruals and prepayments
  • Profit and Loss Analysis
  • VAT Returns
  • Credit Control management

The successful candidate will be part-qualified or hold full AAT and appropriate experience with an excellent working knowing of Excel. Experience of SAP experience would be advantageous however not essential.

As a business our clients are investors in people and can provide you with the following:

  • The opportunity to grow a career
  • Ongoing support and training
  • Excellent working conditions and hours
  • Generous annual leave
  • Free on site car parking

In return they are looking for individuals with the following attributes:

  • Passion for their business and strong work ethic
  • Exceptional verbal communication skills enabling you to develop and maintain strong relationships
  • Positivity and an ambitious outlook

For additional information please contact Kerri-Ann Hargreaves.

Job Ref : Assistant Accountant
Start Date : ASAP
Contact Details :


Optima Nursing & Care Service LTD
9 & 10 Ridge House,
Ridge House Drive,
Festival Park,

Office: +44 (0) 1782 409 333
Fax: +44 (0) 1782 631 991