Project Accounts Assistant - up to £25k pa

Reference:

MSC PAA 365444

Sector:

Accountant, Bookkeeper, Compliance, Credit Controller, Finance, Finance & Accountancy, Other

Salary:

£21,000 to £25,000 Per Annum

Benefits:

+ Bens

Town/City:

Chester

Contract Type:

Permanent

We specialise in the recruitment of high quality candidates in the Accounting sector. We have an excellent opportunity for a Project Accounts Assistant to join this fast-paced, exciting company.

Tenure:        Contract to Possible Perm (initially12 month Maternity cover)

Project Accounts Assistant’s Core Duties

  • Supporting the existing M&A team to understand and take on the financial integration of any new acquisitions
  • Communicating with external advisors in order to complete any initial accounting and legal requirements
  • Liaising with colleagues around the business and at the acquisition sites as part of the integration process
  • Supporting the production of the completion accounts through reconciliation of nominal accounts
  • Aiding with the completion of banking and legal forms for the integration of the acquisitions and Hive up process
  • Delivering external audit requirements
  • Working with the existing team to support projects and other aspects of financial reporting.
  • Liaising with other departments and supporting ad-hoc requests

Project Accounts Assistant’s Skills required

  • Attention to detail
  • Friendly approach to all members of the organisation
  • Highly self-motivated and proactive
  • Professional approach and attitude
  • Takes ownership
  • Maintains focus under pressure
  • Demonstrates a positive attitude
  • Minimum - AAT qualified
  • Experience working with Excel to an intermediate (or higher) standard
  • Experience working in a commercial finance department          
  • Experience working with various accounting packages such as Sage 50, Sage 200, Xero
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

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