Assistant Financial Accountant

  • United Kingdom £/annum Type of Job: Permanent

Assistant Financial Accountant 

Type of job: Permanent

Location: NG2 Head Office

Salary: £30,000-£40,000 *top end banding requires qualified or years of expereince in Finance 

Come and join our Finance Team at Staffline!

The Opportunity

Here is your chance to join the largest recruitment business in the UK as a Assistant Financial Accountant. In this role you’ll take control of your own destiny and get back what you put in!

What you’ll do as an Assistant Financial Accountant

Job Purpose

To process financial transactions, maintain Balance Sheet reconciliations and calculate and submit regulatory reporting (incl. HMRC) under the direction and supervision of Senior Finance Leadership and with the support of the Senior Financial Accountants.

Why choose Staffline and what’s in it for you?

At Staffline we know it’s important to reward our employees, which is why we are constantly evolving and growing our reward package. In addition to working with a brilliant, committed team of colleagues and accessing all our industry leading training, you’ll have access to the following (and more!):

  • 25 days holiday as standard with an extra day for each year of service (up to 30 days max)
  • One celebration day per year to use however you choose (this is in addition to the 25 days annual leave entitlement)
  • Opportunities for flexible working
  • Four employee incentive schemes
  • Recognition initiatives including Instant Awards and monthly STARS awards
  • Online benefits platform offering savings and discounts with a huge number of high street and on-line retailers, health and financial wellbeing education
  • Dedicated wellbeing platform to offer physical and mental health support
  • Medicash (practical private medical support for day-to-day needs)
  • Access to Cycle to Work and Car Leasing schemes
  • Life Assurance of 4 times annual salary
  • Salary exchange pension scheme
  • Learning and development opportunities via our online Learning Experience Platform
  1. 2.                   Responsibilities will include (shared within the Financial Accounts team):
  • Support the Senior Financial Accountants within the Recruitment GB division;
  • Fixed Asset register maintenance;
  • Accruals and Prepayments calculation, processing and reconciliations;
  • Maintain multiple other balance sheet reconciliations;
  • Calculate and submit elements or all of the Division’s regulatory reporting (e.g. PAYE, VAT returns, Payment Practices, PSA, EIR);
  • Completion and submission of National Statistic forms;
  • Support in the preparation of the Division’s Financial Statements;
  • Set-up/authorise certain bank payments;
  • Preparation of certain information for review by the external auditors;
  • Preparation of certain information for review by external corporation tax advisers;
  • Challenge the status quo and look for continuous improvement in agreed processes;
  • Assisting the Senior Finance Leadership and wider business with other queries, reporting, ad-hoc tasks and projects as required.
  1. 6.                   Person Specification
  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA part-qualified, qualified or QBE;
  • Experience working in a finance function;
  • Driven and focused attitude to work;
  • Positive attitude and self-motivated;
  • Strong Excel skills;
  • Excellent time management, with an ability to effectively prioritise own workload and that of others;
  • Ability to use an appropriate level of initiative, yet the confidence to ask when unsure;
  • Ability to work to deadlines and under pressure, in a very fast-paced environment;

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First posted (Friday, February 03, 2023 )

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