Accounts Assistant

  • Location:
  • Salary:
    £25,000
  • Job type:
    Contract
  • Posted:
    1 month ago
  • Category:
    Clerical
  • Job Reference:
    54841

FRS are assisting a global business based close to Birmingham Airport, with ideal transport links from Coventry, Birmingham, Tamworth and Redditch.

The business are looking for an Assistant Accountant to come in on a 12 month fixed term contract, to provide maternity cover.

Main Duties:

– Auditing and Submission of Audit requirements with major OEM
– Financially Auditing Suppliers
– Month end updating of control of books and packs
– Review and analysis of department cost centres
– Preparing Accruals
– Maintaining Project Data Base
– Setting up New Project requirements
– Maintaining the payment term tracking sheet by Purchase Order
– Helping with Cash Management
– Helping close Projects

Essential skills:

– Strong Communication Skills – you will be required to phone non UK teams (Germany / Sweden / Spain) so good clear speaking is essential, and a good telephone manner, as you will be talking to Senior members of the Project Team
– Strong Presentation Skills
– Ability to work on own initiative, and be self-motivated
– Good Maths also a requirement

Ideal Skills:

– Good Excel experience (Macro knowledge an advantage, but not essential)
– User Knowledge of SAP
– Journal Preparation
– Budgeting
– Basic Accountant knowledge
– Basic Auditing Skills
– Cash Planning / Budgeting
– Reconciliation
– Double entry bookkeeping

Disclaimer - FRS strives to be an equal opportunities employer and is committed to treating all applicants alike. FRS does not treat any individual on grounds of sex, age, colour, marital status, race, nationality or ethnic or national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability or membership or non-membership of a trade union, less favourably than others. All vacancies advertised are open to all ages.