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Assistant Accountant + Study Support

Location: Bury Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum

Assistant Accountant

Based: Bury

Salary: up to £24k dependent on experience + study support + good benefits

Our client are a rapidly expanding, innovative and driven business based on the outskirts of Bury. Due to increasing revenue, staff and business contracts coming onboard they are actively looking for an experienced Assistant Accountant to join them on a permanent basis. You must be extremely pro-active, keen to learn and able to grow in this role with the business!


  • Month end management accounts preparation alongside Finance Director
  • Balance sheet reconciliations, forward forecasting adjustments on month end pack
  • Posting journals, accruals, prepayments, deferred and accrued revenue etc.
  • Intercompany transactions and reconciliations, P&L analysis
  • Cash reconciliation, processing invoices and making final supplier payments
  • Working on balance sheet, cash flow forecasting, P&L and variance/ratio analysis
  • Assisting with year end accounts and annual budgeting
  • Sales analysis and reporting through Excel
  • Assisting with internal financial projects alongside wider finance team
  • Monthly VAT checks and assisting with producing VAT returns
  • Analysis and reporting in Excel (VLookUps, Pivots, SUMIFS)
  • Payroll processing for employees, finalising all details
  • Bank and supplier statement reconciliations
  • Purchase & Sales ledger duties

To be considered you must:

  • Exposure to the above/management accounts is essential
  • Strong Excel and SAGE experience essential
  • Ability to adapt quickly and extremely hands-on
  • Driven, tenacious and keen to develop professionally

Please send your CV to for immediate consideration.

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