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Accountant

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + + Study Support per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 11 days ago

  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance
  • Contact: Holly Dean
  • Contact Email: hollyd@cedarrecruitment.com
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 09 February 2022
  • Job Ref: JO0000010286_1641831959

Cedar are currently looking for an Accountant to join a Business School based in Central London.

Permanent

£35,000- £39,000 per annum + Study support

Reporting to: Accounting Manager

Responsibilities

  • Work with the accounting of one or more companies
  • Accounts payable functions
  • Staff expense processing
  • Processing weekly payments in the bank
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Assisting in the monthly and quarterly close
  • Generating supporting schedules and reconciliations to accompany the financial statements
  • Intercompany transactions and reconciliations
  • Ensure the accuracy of the general ledger e.g. all journal entries, prepayments, and accruals
  • Assist in the annual financial audit
  • Assist in preparing the statutory financial statements
  • Identify and implement opportunities for process improvement and efficiency
  • Supporting the Accounting Manager and other departments with ad hoc accounting tasks including, but not limited to, planning and forecasting process

Qualifications

  • Minimum 3 years of accounting experience
  • Must have a background in accounting, ideally be or studying towards ACCA/CIMA/ICAEW
  • High attention to detail
  • Responsible and committed to meet team goals and deadlines
  • Energetic personality with a positive attitude
  • Very good organisation skills
  • Analytical approach to problem solving
  • High level of comfort with a fast-paced environment
  • Driven, independent, open-minded, and flexible

If this role sounds of interest, please apply online ASAP. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.