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Assistant Accountant

  • Location: Lancashire
  • Salary: Up to £27.79 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 1 day ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace, Engineering
  • Contact: Lauren Morley
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 6 Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Client: BAE Systems
  • Expiry Date: 23 July 2024
  • Job Ref: BBBH82581_1718103051

Assistant Accountant

Warton Based (Hybrid Working)

£27.79 an hour Umbrella Inside IR35

6 Month Contract initially.

This is a great opportunity to work within one of the UK's leading Defence organisations based In Warton. (Hybrid working 2-3 days in the office per week)

The role holder will be responsible for ensuring Finance data is updated into Planning Analytics in line with business deadlines. All reporting and the reconciliation of data between systems will be required to be carried out accurately and within agreed timescales. The role holder will also provide end user support and user acceptance testing.

Job Description

The successful candidate will be required to perform tasks suitable to the internal level of this role. The role will contain, but will not be limited to, the following:-

- Ensure that Planning Analytics is updated in line with AIR finance reporting requirements

-Maintenance of hierarchies in Planning Analytics

-Provide support to the business by answering queries

-Log all systems issues appropriately and carry out user acceptance testing

-Manage the access to Planning Analytics Automated Contract Status Reporting

-Maintenace of manual Single CSR, Consolidated CSR and Sales and Marketing trading plan templates

-Ensure all work instructions are current and compliant with AIR policy

-Provide support and back-up to other members of the team


- Experience of working with Finance data

-Excellent Excel skills

-Good problem solving ability

-Ability to act responsively to customer demands

-Good attention to detail

-The ability to communicate with colleagues in the business

For more information please contact Lauren Morley at JA Recruitment or click apply.