Account Assistant

Full Time – UK

About the role

Benefits

  • SALARY: DOE
  • HOURS: Monday – Friday, 9:00am-5:00pm (Flexibility Required)
  • LOCATION:  HQ (Gateshead)
  • HOLIDAYS: Annual Leave + Bank Holidays + December Off (Fully Paid)
  • CONTRACT: Full Time, Permanent

The Company:

Northern Gas and Power, part of the Global Procurement Group, is a leading

global energy consultancy and tech company employing over 600 staff in the UK, US, France and Malta.

NGP is the fastest growing company in the North East growing from £10mill to over £50mill turnover in the last 4 years.

It’s a dynamic, fast- moving family business that embodies the cliché work hard, play hard.

Major objectives

To contribute to the efficiency and effectiveness of the organisation by producing the monthly management accounts of several entities and providing effective and efficient management accounts and financial information. To oversee the work of junior team members.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Production of the monthly management accounts for various entities within agreed timescales as set out within the team’s objectives including P&Ls and analysis and commentary
  • Monthly balance sheet reconciliations and resolution of any issues
  • Monthly reporting of key KPIs
  • Fixed asset capitalisation
  • Processing and submission of UK and Maltese quarterly VAT returns and EC sales list
  • Provide advice to the purchase ledger department regarding invoice coding
  • Liaising and assisting with external auditors
  • Liaising with French accountant in Paris office
  • Petty cash reconciliation
  • Operate and improve internal controls within the finance function
  • Financial analysis and project work
  • Carry out any other duties as may reasonably be requested

Personal Attributes

  • Minimum AAT Level 4
  • Experience of meeting tight deadlines
  • Excellent excel skills
  • Flexible mindset and can-do attitude
  • Resilient
  • Self-starter
  • Hard working

Not essential

  • Part qualified accountant
  • Experience of SAP By design
  • International company experience

Apply now

If you’re ready to move on up to the big time and want to REALLY unleash your potential, come join the biggest and best energy broker in the UK and share in our incredible journey.

For more information on how to change YOUR life get in touch with our dedicated team…

t:  0191 478 9504
e:  changeyourlife@ngpltd.co.uk

Please Note
Due to the high number of applicants if you have not heard back from us within 2 weeks of applying, please consider your application unsuccessful on this occasion. If your skills and competencies develop we would be happy to see a further application from you at that time.