• Full Time
  • Horsham

GFS have an exciting need for a commercial minded Assistant Accountant who brings experience of improving margins via analysis and understanding of business processes, whilst also demonstrating a clear understanding the routines and controls required to produce robust, accurate and useful financial reporting.

The ideal candidate will be part qualified or a finalist in their ACA,CIMA, or ACCA with good accounting experience.

Key responsibilities:

  • Supporting Financial controller in maintaining a robust reporting environment
  • Ownership of the accurate and timely recording of transactions
  • Ownership of review and analysis of sales and cost of sales provisions
  • Working with cost centre managers to ensure a focus performance vs budget through monthly expenditure analysis
  • Reporting findings, highlighting opportunities, and developing recommendations
  • Assist with project reporting and reconciliations of allocated balance sheet accounts
  • Bank payment creation, posting and reconciliation
  • Preparation and posting of monthly accruals and prepayments
  • Maintenance of Fixed Asset Register and finance lease agreements
  • Intercompany responsibility and reconciliation
  • Credit Card posting and reconciliation
  • Assist in the preparation of the year-end audit files and analysis
  • Supporting a focus on cashflow management
  • Other duties as required

Key skills:

  • Previous experience of using ‘NetSuite’ financial software an advantage
  • Demonstratable experience of commercial analysis and thinking
  • Demonstratable experience of driving improvements in robust financial controls
  • A confident communicator able to use initiative
  • Deadline focused
  • A keen eye for detail is essential alongside a talent for problem solving and analysis
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Part qualified or a finalist with ACA,CIMA, or ACCA.

To apply for this job email your details to faythe.ginger@gfsdeliver.com.