Junior Accountant

Reference:                          CRS6JP00010588

Job Posting Title:              Junior Accountant (home based)

Description:                        Based remotely but travel to Bristol site when required.

Rate:                                      £15p/hr PAYE


Techniche Global are working with an Engineering Defence Contractor to recruit a Junior Accountant. You will support the Central Services Finance Manager, assisting in the preparation/review of Central Services cost centre accounts and assisting with the consolidation of accounting information for review and monthly/quarterly financial reporting.


To be successful, you must have Advanced Excel skills and an excellent work ethic to meet tight timescales.


Key Responsibilities: 


· Assist with the production of accounts for central services; including journal preparation, cost analysis and variance analysis

· Assist with preparation of monthly and quarterly forecasts to ensure information is complete, accurate and prepared in line with strict timetables and financial guidelines

· Assist with consolidation of contract reporting requirements

· Assist with utilisation reporting

· Assist with the external and internal audits

· Assist with Ad-hoc group requests

· Maintain strong collaborative relationships with all stakeholders

· Perform any other reasonable duties from time to time which, in the Company’s opinion are within the job holder’s capability 





· Significant experience in the use of Microsoft Office suite of applications including Excel, PowerPoint, Word, and Outlook.  Advanced Excel knowledge essential.

· Ability to understand and manipulate data to present clear and concise financial messages for review

· Ability to ensure deadlines and targets are achieved or surpassed


· Knowledge of IFS reporting software

· A demonstrable team player

· Ability to work effectively under pressure and with minimum supervision

· Excellent written and verbal communication skills

· Ensure adherence to defined processes and work instructions

· Excellent time management skills

· Demonstrates enthusiasm, drive and commitment