Assistant Financial Accountant - Ipswich

£23000 - £26000
Ref: 1125 Date Posted: Monday 26 Feb 2024

Job Title: Assistant Financial Accountant

Location: Ipswich, UK

Our client, a small accountancy practice in Ipswich, is seeking an Assistant Financial Accountant to join their team. This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious and driven individual to develop their career within a growing company.

Responsibilities:

  • Assisting with the preparation of monthly and annual financial statements
  • Performing reconciliations of bank accounts, and other financial transactions
  • Supporting the preparation of VAT returns and other tax filings
  • Contributing to the preparation of budgets and financial forecasts
  • Assisting with the preparation of year-end accounts and liaising with auditors

Requirements:

  • Strong educational background
  • Strong analytical and numerical skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and accounting software
  • Knowledge of UK GAAP and tax regulations

Experience:

  • 1-2 years of experience in a similar role
  • Experience in an accountancy practice

Benefits:

  • Hybrid working - minimum of 2 days in the office and the rest can be remote
  • Annual bonus and salary review
  • Extra target bonuses
  • Open to funding and supporting qualifications and memberships

This is a full-time role and the salary is competitive depending on experience. Our client offers a supportive and friendly work environment, as well as opportunities for career development and training.

If you are interested in this opportunity and meet the requirements, please submit your CV or contact Haidee