Catalyst Recruitment - People + Progress

Accounting Technician

£20,000 to £25,000 / Cramlington / Jul 18, 2020

Accounting Technician

Our client is a small but successful leisure group, a well-established business, benefitting from a mixture of familiar and recently refurbished £multi-million venues in excellent locations. It is looking to recruit an experienced Accounting Technician to strengthen its accounts function, to ensure its owner, operational managers and key stakeholders have clear and accurate picture of its current and ongoing health.


As Accounting Technician, your responsibilities will include:

  • Preparing monthly management accounts, financial analysis and management information, as well as year-end accounts for audit
  • Bank and cash reconciliation
  • Preparation and submission of VAT Returns
  • Cash control, forecasting and management
  • Purchase Ledger
  • Staff members for expenses
  • Fixed Asset Registers
  • Supporting the preparation of monthly payroll

As Accounting Technician you’ll need:


  • Strong recent experience in a similar role Accounting Technician type role – Accounts Assistant, Assistant Accountant, Assistant Management Accountant, Assistant Group Accountant, Branch/Site Accountant or similar
  • Payroll experience beneficial
  • Professional training advantageous - AAT qualification or study - or equivalent with ACCA, CIMA or ICAEW. QBE candidates will be fairly considered.
  • Practical knowledge gained in leisure potentially advantageous
  • An organised, methodical approach
  • Strong Sage, Excel and Office skills
  • Flexibility and adaptability - a willingness to learn, develop and carry out new tasks

Please note: High levels of interest mean we will only contact you if your application is shortlisted and this will happen within five working days. You must also be eligible to work in the UK.

Accounting Technician, Cramlington

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