15 February 2018

Job title: Assistant Accountant

Department: Finance

Location: UGP Head Office, Guiseley, Leeds

Job code: UGPAA001

Travel required: No

Salary: £25k - £27k

Position type: Full Time Permanent

Date posted: 17/01/2918

Posting expires: 31/01/2018

Job Description

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Production of monthly management accounts and schedules
  • Development and maintenance of reports across the sales and operational departments inc development of commission statements monthly
  • Support the FC in the annual budget forecasting
  • Develop and maintain the three monthly cashflow forecasting model
  • Assist the FC in the reconciliation of all balance sheet items
  • Tax management (PAYE/VAT)
  • Responsible for day to day reconciliation of the bank
  • Full Purchase Ledger responsibility
  • Support credit control and billing effectively
  • Support the FC in the preparation of year end audits
  • Involvement of reconciliation of company pension
  • Implementation of Purchase Order process
  • Any other adhoc duties during your time in the role

Qualifications and Education Requirements:

  • Early stages of qualifying as a CIMA/ACCA accredited professional
  • A level grade of secondary education

Preferred Skills:

  • Minimum of 2 years experience within an accounting role
  • IT literate
  • Exceptional Excel skills
  • Excellent written & verbal skills
  • Highly analytical
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Previous experience in the energy industry desirable but not essential


  • Personable
  • Value driven
  • Career focused
  • Hardworking
  • Considerate

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