Assistant Accountant – Mental Health Services

Assistant Accountant – Mental Health Services
Salary – £28,000 – £30,000 DOE
Part qualified or QBE
Full time – Permanent

Compass Corporate services are proud to be working with a high-quality Mental Health Care Provider to recruit an Assistant Accountant based in Chorley, Manchester. Our client provides high-quality mental health rehabilitation and learning disability services across Lancashire, Yorkshire and beyond. Over the past 20 years, they have built an outstanding reputation for supporting those with complex and enduring mental health needs and learning disabilities. ​Following a period of rapid development and continued expansion, they are seeking an Assistant Accountant to join a growing team.

The Role
The Assistant Accountant will play a crucial role in supporting financial operations within a growing business. Reporting directly to the Finance Business Partner, the successful candidate will assist in maintaining financial records, preparing monthly management accounts, analysing financial data, supporting teams across the business and ensuring adherence to budgetary controls.


  • AAT Level 3 or above, or qualified by experience
  • Experience in the healthcare sector
  • Good working knowledge of Xero
  • Advanced knowledge of MS Excel – formulae, data analysis, lookups, pivot tables and conditional formatting
  • Ability to work accurately whilst under pressure.

The role is full time on site based In Chorley, Manchester.

Compass Associates Ltd is acting as a Recruitment Consultancy for this permanent vacancy; we offer £200 of John Lewis vouchers for each successful recommendation.

Contact details
If you would like to be considered for this exciting opportunity or would like to request a full job description, please contact Robert Byrne direct on 0161 938 1185. Alternatively, please email [email protected]

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