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Assistant Accountant

  • Location: London, Greater London, England
  • Salary: £130.00 - £152.00 per day per day
  • Job Type:Temp / FTC / Interim

Posted 18 days ago

  • Sector: Part-qualified & Transactional Finance
  • Contact: Holly Dean
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 3 months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 07 August 2021
  • Job Ref: JO0000009504_1625774615

Assistant Accountant

3-month interim contract

£130-£152 per day PAYE including holiday pay (DOE)

Cedar are currently looking for an Assistant Accountant to join a fast growing start up on an interim basis.

Reporting into the Finance Director



    • Processing and production of purchase invoices, sorting payment queries and keeping ledgers up-to-date.
    • Processing payment runs for drivers and other ad-hoc suppliers.

Month-end and management accounts:

  • Accruals and prepayments and other month-end provisions.
  • Balance sheet control account reconciliation including bank reconciliation.
  • Assistance with the preparation of weekly cashflows.
  • Support in the production of financial statements.
  • Maintenance of the fixed asset register.
  • Involvement in year-end, audits and budgeting/forecasting.


    • Assistance with VAT return submission and liaison with external accountants.
    • Assistance with payroll submissions and liaison with external accountants.
    • Support on management reporting requests and other ad-hoc management reporting.

About you:

    • You have excellent oral/written communication skills.
    • You have the ability to work under pressure with tight deadlines.
    • You are able to perform in a fast-changing environment.
    • You take your own initiative and responsibility over your own workload, while working within the goals of the team.
    • You have experience with Google Suite and related Google products (Google sheets etc).

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