Accountant - Stafford
Initial 12-month contract - likely to extend for the right person
Up to £17.75 per hour PAYE/Up to £23.50 per hour via an umbrella company
Do you enjoy Accounting and working with figures? Have you passed journal entries at month end and performed balance sheet reconciliations? Do you understand variable and period capital expense? If “yes”, “yes” and “yes”, this could be the opportunity you have been waiting for…
We’re looking for an Accountant to work full time on site in Stafford, within the Finance Team at a global supplier of world class engines. You’ll support the Staff Accountant and work closely with them, you’ll be hands on with data handling and completing transactional work.
Responsibilities for the Accountant will include:
Data handling & transactional work (e.g. Pass Journal entries/ Balance Sheet reconciliations)
Collecting data and creating presentations in PowerPoint
Analysing monthly results; comparing against budget, report variances
Capital Expenses both variable and period
Working closely in the preparation and review of accounting letters
What skill and experience will the Accountant need?
Relevant demonstrable Accounting experience e.g. data handling & transactional work experience (passing journals, closing books, capital expense)
Good working experience of Excel and PowerPoint – you’ll collect data & use it to create presentations in PowerPoint
A Team Player who enjoys supporting the team, and can also work independently
Excellent communication skills
A finance or accounting certification is desirable
To apply, please submit a copy of your up to date CV clearly indicating your relevant experience. Applicants must have an existing right to work in the UK and evidence of eligibility will be required. Suitable candidates will be contacted.
The above represents a summary of the contract assignment. A full description of this contract assignment is available. A full explanation of this rate and all deductions will be explained in a key information document (KID) supplied to registered candidates.