Joining our Clients Finance department, the Assistant Accountant will provide information to support the month end reporting cycle and assist with the production and delivery of monthly management accounts. You will aid with variance analysis of revenues and costs and follow variances through to recovery whilst developing profitability reporting through price component revenue analysis.
As their Assistant Accountant, you will gain an understanding of the sales order book and identify any data discrepancies. You will understand their cost data, industry data flows and volumes and perform reconciliations for major cost components.
They are looking for an individual who holds an accounting (or similar) degree and who is actively studying for a recognised professional accountancy qualification. You’ll have some previous accounting experience and be organised and methodical with a proven ability to produce accurate work under tight deadlines. Highly numerate and with excellent process delivery/improvement skills, you will be computer literate in Microsoft Office, particularly in Excel and ideally have experience of Microsoft BI, however this is not essential. They also ask that you are self-motivated, have a high attention to detail and have exceptional communication skills to allow you to build positive working relationships.
Our Client is a leading energy and services group employing 20,000 people in the UK. They are using their energy and services capabilities to lead the UK’s transition towards a more secure and sustainable future, through a strategy based on investment in critical energy infrastructure, integration of its energy expertise with its broad services offer, and innovation in customer-led solutions and technologies. The business has well-established and diverse operations that span the exploration and production of gas and oil; on-shore gas storage; generating power as one of the UK’s largest independent power producers; providing power and gas to thousands of businesses; and delivering services to more than 14,000 customer sites across the public and private sector.
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