Assistant Accountant job at a global Investment Management company in Central London
Your new company
This global Investment Management company partners with specialist asset management firms to provide investment opportunities to international investors. It has backing from an overseas firm, providing listed and unlisted investment management products and services. They offer excellent work-life balance and promote internally on a meritocratic basis.
Your new role
You will report into the Financial Controller and you will be part of a team of 5. You will produce monthly accounts, prepare tax returns (including VAT), manage debtor and creditor accounts and invoices. As well as, assist with annual audit and statutory accounts.
What you'll need to succeed
You will have exemplary academics and be studying for a recognised accounting qualification (ACCA or CIMA). To be successful in this job you will need intermediate/advanced excel as well as knowledge of management and financial accounting, budgeting and forecasting. You will also be taught statutory and regulatory reporting. Practical accounting experience within Financial Services is necessary. While familiarity of FCA regulations and an understanding of the international asset management industry is preferable.
What you'll get in return
In addition to providing a competitive salary this company provides full study support for individuals studying for ACCA or CIMA and on the job training in relation to the more technical elements of the role. This business offers a positive work environment and visibility throughout the firm as well as an open plan office. Work life balance is promoted extensively; hours are less than the industry average and the team is highly social, with lunches and team events occurring regularly.
What you need to do now
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