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Assistant Accountant

What You Will Be Doing?

Typical tasks may include:

  • Provide support to Powerlink Controller / HV Management Accountant regarding the fixed costs accounting and forecasting of company activities.
  • Balance sheet reconciliations and other reporting requirements
  • To provide support to all areas of Finance on adhoc projects

As the year progresses you are given the opportunity to increase responsibility and autonomy to gain the most from your placement year.

Who We Are Looking For?

An individual who has:

  • Good organisational skills
  • General computer skills and knowledge of Excel, Access and Word.
  • Competency in use of pivot tables within Excel is an advantage, although full training would be given
  • Numerate
  • Ability to meet deadlines whilst working under pressure
  • Clear communicator

You will be an undergraduate ideally studying a Finance or Business related degree. It is essential that you can work well in a team and possess excellent communication/interpersonal skills.

Other personal skills required:

  • Able to maintain a client-centred approach
  • Work well under pressure
  • Commitment
  • Quick to learn
  • Attention to detail
  • Conscientious
  • Motivated
  • Time management
  • Accurate

We will expect a professional attitude to work and a willingness to learn and take initiative.

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