Assistant Accountant

Newcastle upon Tyne

£25,000 - £30,000


I am delighted to be working alongside a firmly established manufacturing business based in Newcastle-Upon-Tyne who can rightly regard themselves as a North East success story. My client are looking to recruit an Assistant Accountant to join their friendly finance team on a permanent basis. Offering a completive salary along with excellent benefits including life insurance, contributory pension scheme, rewards and discounts, and 25 days holiday plus bank holidays.



  • Assistant in the production and distribution of management accounts packs and other related reports including thorough review of all material variances.
  • Supporting budget holders and the financial reporting function in understanding cost centre spend.
  • Provide detailed reports for the business with regards to forecasts, budgeting, and month end.
  • Management and preparation of monthly journals to ensure that all overhead costs are accurate.
  • Review of overhead costs with appropriate costs transfers, accruals, and prepayments.
  • Maintaining the general ledger accounts by reconciling accounts receivable.
  • Preparing fixed asset depreciation and accruals.
  • Support the Financial Reporting team throughout the year-end audit process and liaise with external auditors as and  as required.
  • Looks to continuously improve the processes on an ongoing basis.
  • Ensuring that the balance sheet / trial balances reports are controlled.


Personal Competencies: 

  • CIMA / ACCA qualified or in final stages of qualification.
  • Experience of producing detailed financial reports.
  • Confidence in presenting financial information at all levels.
  • Attention to details is essential.
  • Organised and time management.
  • Analytical.
  • Strong IT skills – Excel.
  • Strong communication skills.

Dominic Gold


Mobile: 07494 397 019


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