Our client is looking for an Assistant Accounts Manager join and help lead their local, well-established and friendly Accounts team. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a local firm with over 25 years` experience providing a comprehensive range of services to a wide variety of individuals and businesses. In this role, you will work closely with the Accounts Manager to manage and support the already experienced team. Duties will include: o Managing month end close o Preparing monthly reporting pack with analysis and commentary for management o Reviewing balance sheet reconciliations. o Managing the preparation of the statutory accounts by outsourced providers. o Ensuring timely and accurate completion of VAT, Tax return & other statutory/statistical reporting. o Preparing information packs for external audit and managing the audit process. Person Spec: o AAT Qualified or studying for an accounting qualification (ACA, ACCA, CIMA). o Proven accountancy & finance experience. o Strong Excel skills o Knowledge of PeopleSoft financials (desirable) o Strong attention to detail & highly organized. o Strong analytical and problem-solving skills. Along with a competitive salary, this company offers great working environment and an opportunity to put your stamp on this already effective team. If you are an ambitious individual looking to join a friendly local team and excel your career, then contact Victoria at Brook Street now on 01463 729213 or email .