Assistant Accountant

Orbit Group
England, West Midlands, Coventry
£25094.00 - £27882.00 per annum
11 Oct 2018
25 Oct 2018
Jennifer Cole
Full Time
Organisation Type
Housing association / RP
Are you AAT qualified and looking for your next step into accounting?

Then look no further, Orbit currently has room for a new Assistant Accountant to join their finance team. This role is key is to providing support to the Financial Accounting and Control team to ensure the accuracy of financial information. This will include preparation of accruals and prepayments, journals, balance sheet reconciliations, assistance with the calculation of VAT returns and the distribution of monthly budget holder reports.

About you

Due to a restructure we are looking for additional member's to our team and have opportunities to come on board as a Assistant Accountant. To be a good fit for this role you will be a good communicator who is able to build strong relationships to fall in line with Orbits business model to put customers first and encourage partnership. You will possess good attention to detail and enjoy working as part of a team. Experience in a similar role would also be an advantage.

Why apply?

We believe that an organisation's best asset is its people, and as such we want everyone to feel that they can make a difference. We want to unlock the potential in all Orbit employees and maximise their satisfaction in the job. We have a corporate training programme, opportunities for professional development and our staff tell us we are a great organisation to work for. We offer an excellent benefits package, including private medical insurance, discounted dental insurance and gym membership, 27 days holiday entitlement and pension scheme.

Please find attached the role profile for the list of full accountabilities

About us

As one of the country's largest housing associations, Orbit owns and manages 40,000 homes and is committed to its purpose of Building Communities. Orbit is an ambitious, dynamic organisation with national reach and influence. We are passionate about making a real difference to our communities, ensuring our customers are proud of where they live. We are a long-term sustainable business and make profit for a purpose in order to re-invest in our services and to build much needed new homes.

How to apply

To apply for this role please submit your CV and a supporting statement that demonstrates how you meet the key criteria we need. If you wish to discuss the role further, please contact Jennifer Cole - at Retinue Solutions or on 0203 837 7976.

Advert Expires - Thursday 18 October 2018 Retinue Solutions is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. Retinue Solutions is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.