Assistant Accountant

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Here at EPM we are currently recruiting for an Assistant Accountant based in our Huntingdon office.

We are an award winning and accredited education services business with 25 years of expertise. Our parent Company being Citation Group, this in an excellent opportunity to join a high-growth and acquisitive division who are leading the way in the education sector.

We are 100% dedicated to education and our expert team of nearly 300 highly qualified employees support more than 1,600 schools nationwide.

The role:

  • Collating and preparing company payroll for submission to Parent company for processing.
  • Management of staff benefits including calculation of P11d and PSA.
  • Management of company pension scheme including monthly submissions.
  • Monthly reconciliation reports for payroll variances to budget.
  • Support with financial transactions including (but not limited to) sales ledger, purchase ledger and cash book.
  • Support with month end processes including reconciliation of key balance sheet accounts and analysing variances to prior month and budget.
  • Support in credit control including customer reconciliations & reports.


To be successful:

  • Accounting/Finance Degree, AAT preferable.  CIMA/ACCA part-qualified desirable but not essential
  • Minimum of 2 years in a similar finance role
  • Able to demonstrate careful attention to detail and ability to check all work for accuracy and quality standards
  • Strong excel skills


Why choose EPM?

There are several reasons people have stayed with EPM for several years, we offer a wide range of benefits:

  • 26 days annual leave + 8 days public holiday
  • Hybrid working
  • A generous pension package
  • BUPA Cash Payment
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Company events
  • Tailored learning and development programmes
  • We offer an inclusive and open workplace


At EPM we have great career progression and learning and development courses along the way. We are all about supporting our staff and promoting people from within.


Why wait?

Apply now and become a part of the ever-growing EPM family.



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