Part Qualified Accountant

Location Cambridge
Discipline: Part Qualified
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £38,000 to £42,000
Contact name: Jeanette Robinson
Contact email:
Job ref: 1524159
Published: 10 days ago
Working at a Cambridge College is a really special experience. You are part of a friendly community and history going back centuries. That experience can now be yours. This is a fantastic role for someone, who has done the first set of their ACCA or CIMA exams and is looking to develop their career in an incredibly varied and rewarding role.

You'll be reporting to a super supportive Senior Management Accountant , who sees key aspects of the role as being:
  • Assisting with monthly management accounts including cashflows, cost centre reports, variance analysis in these areas.
  • Monthly preparation of TB including accruals, prepayments and other ad hoc journals
  • Monthly balance sheet reconciliations
  • Looking at the breakdown of budget figures and looking at trends and variances 
  • Providing support to the purchase ledger department
  • Assisting with year end routines which will involve liaison with auditors
  • Assisting with ongoing development of systems
Benefits are some of the best and include:
  • Holiday entitlement of 33 days including Bank Holidays ( you can work 3 of the Bank Holidays and take them at other times)
  • Access to a range of professional development opportunities
  • A meal allowance giving a free lunch when on site
  • Access to a VERY generous pension scheme
  • Medical cash plan
  •  Cycle to work scheme
  • Free use of on site gym
  • Access to comprehensive wellbeing support/employee assistance
  • Free life assurance benefit with probate and bereavement support
What do you need to be chosen for an interview? As mentioned, you'll be in the early stages of your finance qualification, be flexible in your approach with an enquiring mind that never just assumes figures are correct. The ability to spot issues will be very useful. 

If you are as excited about this role as we are , then you need to send your CV to us ASAP. We can't wait to hear from you.