Assistant Accountant

Hays A&F
England, London
19 Jun 2018
17 Jul 2018
Despina Solomou
Contract Type
Level of qualification
Part qualified

Assistant Accountant - £28,000 - £35,000 + study. 9 month contract (potential perm).

Assistant Accountant - £28,000 - £35,000 + study - Professional Services Business

Your new company
A professional services business in the City of London (Chancery Lane) are currently recruiting for an Assistant Accountant to join the existing team of 5 in finance. The company prides itself in its strong reputation and exceptional offices. There are 150 members of staff in London and the company are looking to grow by 15 this year.

Your new role
Working in a team of 5 in finance, you will be reporting directly to the Finance Director. Your key skills will involve:

  • Assist in the preparation of accurate and timely monthly management accounts for the businesses entities, including balance sheet reconciliations, cash flow and analysis to budget and forecasts.
  • Preparation of monthly invoices for various intra-Group recharges.
  • Monthly reconciliations of key control accounts, including preparation of journals.
  • Assist the Finance team with monthly business partnering, group budgeting/forecasting and other reporting.
  • Assist with the preparation of the financials and annual statutory accounts.
  • Assist with the development and maintenance of process notes for monthly, quarterly and annual processes.
  • Support adhoc reporting requests.
  • Provide administration support to the CFO and Financial Controllers.

  • What you'll need to succeed
    You need to have exposure assisting with Management accounts as well as strong Excel and analysis experience. In addition, you must have effective communication skills and be a strong team player. You need to have strong organisation skills and good attention to detail. You need to be able to be able to work effectively as part of a team as well as other members of staff internally.

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