Junior Accountant

Posted 4 weeks ago

Junior Accountant / Financial Support

A leading Fresh Produce company in Kent are looking for a Junior Accountant / Financial Support to join their team. As Assistant Accountant / Financial Support you will be expected to do the following tasks:

  • Working with spreadsheets, sales and purchase ledgers
  • Preparing statutory accounts.
  • Calculating and checking to make sure payments, amounts and records are correct.
  • Sorting out incoming and outgoing daily post and answering any queries.
  • Managing petty cash transactions.
  • Controlling credit and chasing debt.
  • Reconciling finance accounts and direct debits.
  • Assist in the production of accurate Monthly Management Accounts
  • Assisting with the preparation of monthly Management Accounts
  • Provide Financial Reporting to senior managers as required
  • Aid the Management Accountants and Finance team
  • Preparation and review of the monthly KPI reports
  • Review and closing of fruit purchase orders, including follow-up of any discrepancies
  • Preparation and review of the monthly KPI reports Weekly Balance Sheet Reconciliations
  • Provide assistance to other managers throughout the business on their financial reporting requirements
  • Ad hoc duties as required

We are looking for a candidate with the following experience / knowledge

  • Minimum of two years’ experience working in a Finance / Accountancy role
  • Part-Qualified in a recognised accounting qualification (CIMA/ ACCA/ACA)
  • Fresh Produce / Food industry knowledge would be ideal but not essential
  • It would be ideal if you are in a FMCG Company and understand the needs of a fast-paced environment.
  • You would currently be in a financial / accountancy position.
  • Experience working with credit control, sales and purchasing teams
  • Strong IT Skills
  • Very good organisational skills and an ability to meet tight deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills – written and verbal

Please contact the FMK Consulting team to discuss the role and your experience. Or if you feel you have the above experience, please send over a CV and we will get back to you with some feedback and more information about the role and the company

Job Features

Job CategoryAccountant, Assistant Accountant, Entry Level, Finance, Finance Support
Job NumberF88

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