Junior Accountant - Redditch

Ref: 631 Date Posted: Tuesday 20 Feb 2024

Junior Accountant • Redditch • Salary £33-38,000 per annum (DEO) • Permanent 

Are you an ambitious Accounts professional ready to elevate your career?

This role is ideal for somebody wanting to advance within a company and role while receiving study support.  If you've got prior accounts experience, this opportunity is tailor-made for you!  The purpose of the role is to assist the UK Finance Manager, as well as provide essential holiday and absence cover for the finance assistant.

This Junior Accountant role has the following duties:

  • Month-end and annual closing processes.
  • Bank and general ledger reconciliations.
  • Creation and posting of journals
  • Production of periodic financial and management reports.
  • Monitoring and reporting profitability of our machining processes.
  • Monitor transfer pricing of purchases from our parent company.
  • Liaising with auditors as required.
  • Filing documents with the Office of National Statistics and HMRC.
  • Processing of payroll and related reporting.
  • Other finance functions, as required.

The Successful Junior Accountant will have the following skills/experience:

  • Previous relevant working experience in accounts.
  • Desire to progress in a professional accounting qualification e.g. ACCA, CIMA
  • Ability to discuss financial matters with all parts of the company.
  • Computer literacy, Proficiency in using Microsoft Excel.
  • Strong mathematical skills and accuracy with data entry.
  • Knowledge of accounting and financial terminology and practices.
  • Ability to follow instructions closely.
  • Initiative-taking and the ability to work well as a team and alone.
  • Experience working in a deadline-driven environment.

What's on offer for the successful Junior Accountant?

  • Salary between £33-38,000m DOE
  • Study Support for ACCA OR CIMA
  • Free Parking
  • Office Hours Mon-Thursday -08.00-16.30 Friday finish at 12.30
  • Health care
  • Life insurance
  • 25 days paid holiday
  • Annual bonus scheme
  • Office Based


Arden Personnel is a local independent recruitment agency based in Alcester, Warwickshire.  We recruit for companies based in Alcester, Evesham, Bidford-on-Avon, Stratford-upon-Avon, Henley-in-Arden, Leamington Spa, Redditch, Bromsgrove, and Studley.

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Arden Personnel is an equal opportunities employer who welcomes applications from all age groups.  We recruit in the following sectors.

Administration, PA/Executive Assistants, Secretarial, Reception, Marketing, IT, HR, Finance, Customer Services, Purchasing, and Supply Chain