Assistant Accountant

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  • Job Title: Assistant Accountant
  • Location: Hull
  • Date Posted: Posted
  • Closing Date: 26 May, 2021
  • Salary: £20,000 - £25,000
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Divison: Accounts Assistant
  • Job Reference: 5124

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An Assistant Accountant is required to a growing manufacturing business based on the outskirts of West Hull villages. Our client was founded over 10 years ago by a larger group within the area and has an excellent reputation within their market for being reliable and committed. Our client has seen huge growth over the last few years and to assist with their growth plans they are now seeking an Assistant Accountant who is keen to develop their skills and knowledge and progress within the company and their career to join the Finance team.  


As the Assistant Accountant will report directly to the Finance Manager and work closely with different areas of the company. You will play a pivotal part of team, working with both staff in the office and out of the office, helping them achieve their goals and drive forward process and system improvements. The successful Assistant Accountant will have a ‘can do’ attitude, will be keen to assist with the development of processes and have great attention to detail.

As the Assistant Accountant you will be responsible for:

  • Review and post sales invoices
  • Upload invoices from workflow process to ERP system
  • Check bank daily and post and allocate customer cash
  • Sales ledger & bank month end reconciliations
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Assist with matching & posting of stock invoices
  • Month End such as analyse of the control accounts, reversing journals, prepayments and accruals
  • Overseeing of credit control liaising with customers as required
  • Interest in systems development and streamlining processes within finance
  • Identifying cost saving measures for the company EG. Insurance, Business Rates, Utilities and other suppliers


As the Assistant Accountant you will be an ambitious, driven and commercially aware individual who has excellent attention to detail. You will have excellent experience of using Excel and have strong experience of using Microsoft 365 and other ERP systems. The ideal Assistant Accountant will be able to think on their feet, have strong communication skills both written and verbal and ability to use own initiative. The successful Assistant Accountant will have experience of working towards deadlines and be keen to assist with the development of procedures to ensure processes are streamline.


This is a great opportunity for an ambitious individual who is looking to develop their skills and knowledge and develop within their career, joining a growing and progressive business. You will want to join a rapidly growing business, be commercially minded and up for a challenge. This is a fantastic opportunity to develop your skills and knowledge to help with the development of your career.


Please apply by following the directions on the website, alternatively for more information and a full outline of the role, call Georgia Would on 01482 975960

While we will endeavour to respond to every applicant personally, on occasion this is not always possible, therefore, if you have not heard back from us within 7 days of applying, you have been unsuccessful.

All direct and third-party applications will be forwarded to Emmerson Kitney Financial Recruitment.

Emmerson Kitney Financial Recruitment is committed to a policy of equal opportunities in relation to job applications. A copy of our Policy is available upon request.

Emmerson Kitney Financial Recruitment is acting in the capacity of an Employment Agency for permanent appointments and an Employment Business for temporary assignments.

For more information contact us on 01482 975960

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