Assistant (Financial) Accountant

  • £30k - 35k per year
  • Manchester City Centre, Greater Manchester, England
  • Permanent

Spencer Clarke Group are pleased to be partnered with an impressive FMCG organisation with offices based in the heart of Manchester City Centre to recruit an Assistant Accountant due to expansion.

This truly international company are looking for an ambitious Assistant Accountant to support the Finance Manager in the day-to-day management of the finance function.

As an international company you will be assisting with the production of accounts in multiple currencies, ensuring compliance with local practices & standards.

About the role

Based in Manchester, you will be responsible for:

  • Preparation of month end balance sheet reconciliations
  • Intercompany accounting and reconciliations
  • Assistance with audits and in country filings
  • Support with FP&A work for the region
  • Cost control and accounting for retail products 
  • Assisting with budgets & forecasts

About you

The ideal candidate for this position must have:

  • Experience working in a global environment
  • AAT qualified or part qual ACCA preferred
  • Experience performing multicurrency consolidations
  • Experience and exposure to IFRS


Experience which is not essential but desirable includes:

  • Experience with cost and inventory accounting
  • Experience in the manufacturing sector desired but not necessary
  • Software experience: QB Advanced, SAP Business One
  • Spanish speaking (optional)

This impressive business have inspiring growth plans, with the vision of hitting turnover in excess of £80 million by 2026, and they want great people to join them on this journey.

What's on offer

  • Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 depending on experience
  • Bonus: Performance related (company and individual)
  • Benefits: study support, 25 days holiday + bank holidays, potential for international travel, hybrid working & much more


How to Apply

If you think you've got what it takes to succeed, or would love to find out more information, either


  • Hit the apply button now and follow the steps
  • Contact Shannon McGarry on 01722 954200
  • Email your CV to


About Spencer Clarke Group


Here at Spencer Clarke Group, we pride ourselves on connecting you with the best career opportunities; our experienced Consultants have extensive market knowledge in Accountancy and Finance and will also provide expert career advice along the way.


When you join us, you will receive:

-              Post Placement Aftercare

-              Loyalty reward scheme and regular competitions for our agency professionals


Spencer Clarke Group offer a market leading referral scheme of up to £350* so if you know of someone who may also be looking for an exciting career opportunity, ask them to email their CV to Shannon McGarry on remembering to include your details as well.


*T's & C's apply.





Shannon McGarry Principal Consultant

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