Assistant Accountant

  • Job Reference: 10842
  • Date Posted: 19 September 2017
  • Recruiter: Hot Recruitment
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  • Location: Wakefield, West Yorkshire, England
  • Salary: £17,000 to £20,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: £17k - 20k per year
  • Sector: Finance
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Cars2 is an Independent Motor retailer and they are looking for an Assistant Accountant to be based at their busy Wakefield dealership.
The Role
The purpose of this full time role at Cars2 is to support the Regional Accountant on financial matters relating to the business.  This position would suit an experienced Assistant Accountant, experienced Accounts Clerk or strong trainee Accountant who is ambitious, capable and ready for their next career move.  The successful candidate will be expected to cover all aspects of accounts administration in order to support the Dealership team.
Our client has grown extensively in recent years, and with further plans for expansion, this is a fantastic and exciting opportunity for the right candidate.
Skills required
For the role of Assistant Accountant with Cars2 you will need:

* Experience in both Purchase & Sales ledgers
* Experience of bank reconciliations
* Nominal reconciliations
* Attention to Detail
* Some Accounts experience
* Working knowledge of excel
The ideal candidate for the role of Assistant Accountant at Cars2 will have Motor Trade experience and an accounting qualification (AAT or similar).  Additionally a working knowledge of ADP Autoline would be a huge advantage.
The Person
As Assistant Accountant with Cars2 you must:

* Have a flexible approach to work
* The ability to work to tight deadlines
* Be a team player
* Be a good communicator   

Remuneration & Benefits
For the role of Assistant Accountant you will receive:

* A competitive salary, ranging from £17,000 to £20,000 per annum, dependent upon experience
* Full time role
* Life Assurance
* Opportunity for some supported Study

How to Apply
Hot Recruitment Consultants t/a eRecruitSmart are the retained consultancy for Cars2.  Please note that in accordance with our recruitment and consultancy processes, we may send your CV, if shortlisted, to the Hiring Manager at our Clients’ business and by applying for this position you give your consent for us to do so.

You must have eligibility to work in the UK.   Please note, only suitable applicants will be contacted.  If your address and contact details are not on your CV, you will not be considered.  
We look forward to hearing from you!

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