Assistant Reporting Accountant

Location England
Discipline: Morson Group
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £Market related
Contact name: Becky Burgess

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Job ref: Assistant Accountant
Published: 8 days ago

Contract: Permanent

Hours: 37.5 hours

With a unique 50-year heritage of innovative recruitment Morson are a diverse group with an outstanding reputation for delivering consultancy, design, technology, training, and people solutions around the world. With revenues of almost £1bn, and offices across the world, we place people into employment with some of the world's biggest brands.

Even as a business of true scale, we keep it personal and consistently go the extra mile. As a family, we celebrate the good times together and we look after each other. We are technical innovators with people at our heart. We are ambitious for you, and we care.

About the Role:

We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated Assistant Reporting Accountant to join our Finance team based at our modern, purpose-built offices in Trafford Park (close to Media City and the Trafford Centre). This person will be responsible for assisting will all aspects of the Group Finance Team. Responsibilities include:

  • Assist with the preparation of monthly Board Report using consolidation software (excel and word)
  • Use software to develop new MI reports
  • Analysis of overheads and posting of journals
  • Assist with collation of budget data
  • Prepare IFRS 16 entries for a number of Group entities
  • Assist in preparation of statutory accounts for a number of Group entities
  • Assist with preparation of submissions to HMRC (including PAYE self-assessment)
  • Assist with preparation of Payment Practices reporting

About You:

  • AAT Level 4 or by experience in the role
  • Excellent organisational and communication skills
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Good IT skills, particularly Word & Excel are required
  • A positive attitude and willingness to learn is key
  • Ability to work on own initiative and work as part of a team
  • Ability to adapt to changes in the environment and workload
  • Be self-motivated

What do you get?

  • Commitment and hard work are rewarded with a competitive salary
  • 26 days holiday (plus bank holidays)
  • Flexible, hybrid working model
  • An employee health and wellbeing programme
  • Opportunities to undertake further educational learning & gain qualifications
  • Rooftop bar
  • Free parking
  • Free onsite gym
  • Free eyecare vouchers
  • Gym membership discounts

Apply now to find out more information!

Our company culture is second-to-none, with a real family ethos and focus on looking after the mind, body and soul of each of our colleagues. You can read more about what it’s like to work for Morson at

Morson Talent is an equal opportunities employer and respects diversity. In order to apply for this role, you must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

The Morson Group is signed up to the Jobcentre employment service’s ‘Disability Confident Scheme’. This means that any applicant considering themselves to have a disability and who meet the essential criteria for the job (see person specification) will be guaranteed an interview.

We are actively seeking to increase the diversity of our workforce to reflect the local community.

Due to the number of applications we receive, it’s not always possible to contact unsuccessful applicants. Unless you hear from us within 14 days of your application, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.