Newly Qualified Accountant

Newly Qualified Accountant Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Newly Qualified Accountant to join our team.


  • Maintenance of up to date policies, procedures and processes;
  • Supporting a robust control framework for all processes within remit;
  • Undertaking ad hoc work and investigation arising from partner requests;
  • Management and control of set-up of new suppliers and enforcing company standard payment terms;
  • Set benchmarks and spend parameters by cost category to be used for monthly reviews;
  • Design work program to achieve objectives;
  • Reconciling bank balances, cash accounts, creditors and debtor accounts;
  • Work with the AP to ensure accurate recording of supplier costs in the ledger;
  • Identify, develop, and document relevant audit issues and value added recommendations;
  • Distribute monthly reporting to stakeholders identifying areas of concern and opportunities;
  • Support the development of the annual risk assessment and provide input to the development of the Annual Audit Plan;
  • Liaising with and paying suppliers for clients;
  • Report on project work in progress;
  • Continuous review and consolidation of supplier base;
  • Prepare ad-hoc cost sensitivity analysis / evaluation.


  • Experience of business partnering in an operational business;
  • Ability work in fast paced professional environment;
  • Newly qualified accountant or finalist (ACCA/ CIMA);
  • A talent for using excel (look ups/ pivots etc);
  • Self-starter attitude with strong communication skills.