Assistant Accountant

Assistant Accountant                     


Up to £30,000

Based in the heart of the Cotswold District, our client is a national organisation looking for an Assistant Accountant to join them as soon as possible on a fixed term contract for 9-12 months.

The successful Assistant Accountant ideally will be an individual with several years’ experience of working in a commercial finance role with a demonstrable hands-on, flexible approach to their work.

It would also offer the Assistant Accountant the ideal career route to a Finance Manager or Controller position. You will, ideally have already progressed some way toward a formal accounting qualification (ACCA/CIMA).

The duties involve everything from completing routine accounting tasks to helping the Financial Controller and management team with preparing budgets, monthly accounts and general system administration.

The role requires a high level of accuracy, professionalism and confidentiality. Previous experience of working with Sage Line 50 would be an advantage.


  • Report generation
  • Variance analysis
  • Data manipulation
  • Preparing budgets
  • Monthly accounts

Skills/ Experience:

  • Part qualified Accountant
  • Experience in Finance software, e.g. Microsoft Office
  • General ledger experience, credit control and supplier management
  • MI reporting

If you require any further information please contact Anna Rankin on 01452 429904

GB Finance is your specialist in Accountancy and Financial Services recruitment. We hire across a vast range of roles including Banking, Insurance & Risk, Investment & Wealth and Accounting & Finance.

Based off the M5 between Cheltenham and Gloucester, we manage finance jobs in Gloucestershire and the Southwest including Bristol, Swindon, Cirencester, Oxford, Reading, Birmingham and South Wales.

Specialists in permanent recruitment, we also provide temporary, interim and fixed term solutions. We are committed to working to the highest possible standards for our candidates and clients.


  • Job Category Finance
  • Job Location Gloucestershire
  • Job Salary £30,000
  • Job Salary Benefits
  • Job hours Full-Time
  • Job Type Contract
  • Job Ref 603357