Redmill Consulting
03 Aug 2017
09 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is currently looking for an Assistant Accountant for an exciting permanent role.


This role will give you the opportunity to be involved with the following:

  • Accurate and timely client billing and recognition of revenue in line with contractual terms, ensuring compliance with the company revenue recognition policies
  • Accurate and timely billing of all third party costs, working closely with AP team to ensure costs are allocated correctly and subsequently billed onto clients
  • Assist in resolving Aged debt issues liaising between client and project management ensuring a clean AR position
  • Assisting Shared Service centre with submitting invoices to clients in required formats.
  • Assist in annual audit - preparation of reconciliations, liaising with auditors and justification of balance sheet at year end
  • Preparation of Financial Reporting, to provide accurate monthly / yearly financial reports to present to Management. Including analysis of revenue v costs to ensure a good contribution margin
  • Assisting AP department in making payments to suppliers and ensuring all outstanding bills are paid in a timely manner
  • Forecasting of cash flow trends to ensure bank does not run into deficit, and running payroll for site staff as necessary
  • Undertake ad-hoc work as required and respond effectively to any queries arising


You will be skilled and/or qualified in the following:

  • Strong IT skills in Excel
  • Part qualified accountant or AAT finalist
  • Minimum 2-3 years overall accounting and finance experience
  • Costing experience ideally relevant to FMCG or manufacturing
  • Experience with JD Edwards is a plus; experience in any other major ERP is required. Hyperion and/or other relational databases are a plus
  • Proactive self-motivated approach
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Good communication and organisational skills with the ability to prioritise work to meet timetables and deadlines
  • Results orientated

Should this role be of interest please apply by attaching your most up to date CV. Alternatively, please contact one of our specialist Consultants for a confidential discussion.