We currently have an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Accountant to join the Finance Shared Services (FSS) to further their development and career. Reporting to the General Ledger (GL) Team Lead and predominantly assisting the Nordics GL team as well as working across the wider GL team, this role will perform the activities required to ensure a timely and accurate period-end, maintain the integrity of the balance sheet, processing of journal entries, raising manual supplier payments and other ad hoc duties.
This is a great opportunity for an ambitious Accountant to join a global leader that can support their career-development plan.
Assistant Accountant - General Ledger - CIMA/ACCA Studier | Global Leader
Thornbury, Bradford, BD3 | Competitive Salary + Full Benefits Package + Study Support
With over 115,000 customers across 100 countries, we are a leading $14 billion global distributor of speciality consumables, food ingredients and chemicals serving the pharmaceutical, cosmetic and manufacturing industries.
Assistant Accountant Key Responsibilities and Tasks:
+ Balance sheet reconciliations
+ Month end close processes
+ Raising manual supplier payments
+ Journal processing
+ SOX and internal controls
+ Other ad-hoc duties
We Are Looking For
The successful applicant will have either started, or be looking to start their professional accountancy qualification (CIMA/ACCA) and the role will include study support. You must be well organised and comfortable working in a fast paced environment, with the ability to work independently, whilst collaborating with other members of the GL team when required. Enthusiasm and a proactive attitude are essential. Experience of SAP is preferred.
The role will provide a broad range of experience and is an excellent opportunity for a motivated, ambitious individual, looking to develop their career in finance and become a fully qualified accountant.
What we offer in Return:
+ 33 days holiday including bank holidays
+ Generous pension scheme
+ Life insurance option
+ Discounted private healthcare
+ Discounts with 1,000+ retailers
We are a great team of people, a great place to work and offer all the benefits you’d expect from the world’s #1 at what we do. Come and join us in a business with a global focus where your quality can make a real difference!
Your Background / Previous Roles May Include:
Management Accounts Assistant, Balance Sheet Accounts, Trainee Accountant, Finance Assistant, Junior Accountant.
Interested? Apply here for a fast-track path to the Hiring Manager
If you have any pre-application questions please contact us first quoting the job title & ref. Good luck, Team RR.
Competitive Salary + Full Benefits Package + Study Support