Assistant Accountant - TNP - The Niche Partnership

Assistant Accountant

Assistant Accountant

Assistant Accountant Job Details

Reference No:DJ-2194-1

Location:Portsmouth, Portsmouth

Salary:£28000 - £33000 Per Annum

Job Type:Permanent


Daniel James

Daniel James


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If making a difference is important to you, this Management Accountant role is a great opportunity! We have teamed up with a local defence company who are looking for someone who enjoys creating lasting relationships within the business to support their various projects. This role offers, 2-3 remote days, flexible working hours and a full study package. 
This is a brand-new Management Accountant role, created because this business is growing fast! It’s a role heavily involved in business partnering!
Day to day the Management Accountant role will involve managing the project accounting including allocating transactions, budget analysis and identifying variances for a variety of projects. As well as having business partnering capabilities to provide commentary over project performance.
Reporting to the Senior Project Accountant, you will be responsible for:

  • Revenue accounting – raising monthly project invoices and reconciling to the cost ledger
  • Business partnering with stakeholders
  • Review P&L and balance sheet to ensure WIP is accurate and on time
  • Attending weekly project meetings with the project team
  • Preparing monthly revenue and cost accruals and analysis for the finance team
  • Preparing monthly updated detailed profit and cash forecast for the project
  • Assisting the finance team in the preparation of annual budgets, quarterly forecasts and cash forecasts
  • Assisting the finance team in monthly reconciliation of project related general ledger and vendor accounts

What you will need:

  • Previous project experience would be helpful but not essential – internal projects or external projects
  • Studying ACCA / CIMA / AAT (‘qualified by experience’ individuals will also been considered)
  • Experience working in one of the following job roles – Assistant Accountant / Management Accountant / Project Accountant / Assistant Financial Accountant / Assistant Management Accountant 
  • Experience of working in a deadline driven role
  • Excellent analytical skills and a keen eye for detail
  • Confident communicator and ability to interact with non-finance personnel at all levels
  • Ability to prioritise workload and work independently or as part of a team

What you will get:

  • Hybrid working model
  • Start early – finish early
  • 2-3 remote days per week
  • Early Friday finish – 1pm
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Highly supportive and collaborative environment
  • Company Bonus
  • Enhance Pension

If you would like to find out more, please apply with your CV or LinkedIn PDF. We look forward to hearing from you!
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