Heyland Recruitment
Chester: 01244 335115
Warrington: 01925 425952

Assistant Accountant


Reference: DJ/0055

Type: Permanent

Minimum Salary: £25,000.00

Maximum Salary: £28,000.00

Qualifications: Finance Graduate, AAT qualified or CIMA/ACCA/ACA studier

I am currently recruiting for an Assistant Accountant to join a successful and growing business based in Denbighshire. Reporting to the Management Accountant you will play an integral role in a busy finance team. Duties will include:


  • Assist in preparation of month end accounts to a strict timetable
  • End to end completion of smaller trading accounts, owning full P&L and Balance Sheet
  • Prepare/ check all sales invoices by reference to internal information provided
  • Preparation of fixed asset register and control account reconciliations
  • Assisting with VAT/GST returns
  • Support Management Accountants as required with statutory reporting and audit queries
  • Support as required in all operational aspects of the department
  • Assist in development of new systems and procedures where required
  • Assisting with ad hoc information requests from senior management


Qualifications & Experience


  • Demonstrable experience in a previous similar role
  • Finance Graduate, AAT qualified or CIMA/ACCA/ACA studier
  • VAT and tax experience (desirable)
  • Team-player
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Demonstrate  team and communication skills 
  • Ability to take ownership and show initiative
  • Detail oriented, strong organisational skills with the ability to handle different priorities across multiple areas
  • Desire to continually learn and develop own skills




  • 9am-5pm
  • Pension scheme
  • Eyecare vouchers
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Long service awards
  • Free car parking
  • Staff discount scheme