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Assistant Accountant

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance
  • Contact: Stephanie Grainger
  • Contact Email: stephanieg@cedarrecruitment.com
  • Start Date: 20/12/2021
  • Expiry Date: 19 January 2022
  • Job Ref: JO0000010245_1640011118

Assistant Accountant | £32,000 to £38,000 per annum| SME Interior Design | NE London

Cedar are working exclusively with a stunning interior design and manufacturer who are seeking an Assistant Accountant to join their privately owned business.

This is an exciting time to join a growing SME who have a core B2C and B2B base with long term, highly valuable contracts worth tens of millions and are actively seeking to expand on their business. The company offer fantastic opportunity for progression and are looking for a highly motivated individual to focus on the company's management accounting and cost analysis. The role will work closely with the Commercial Director and the Management Accountant.

Main Duties

  • Preparation and processing of company mileage reports
  • Preparation of monthly CIS report for submission
  • Bank reconciliations for sterling, euro and deposit accounts
  • Accruals and prepayments
  • Reconciliation of balance sheet
  • Reconciliation of petty cash
  • Reconciliation and posting of company credit card statements and corporate purchasing cards
  • Preparation of supplier payments in line with month end payment runs
  • Creating hybrid quote summaries, raising proforma invoices and payment reconciliations.
  • Preparing and maintaining contract summaries for corporate clients.
  • Raising proforma invoices for client payment requests
  • Assist with stock accounting
  • Quarterly stock count at the company's warehouse

About you

  • Part qualified in ACCA, CIMA or other relevant financial qualification.
  • Experience working with management accounting and cost accounting
  • Knowledge of manufacturing, kitchen retail or contract industries - desirable
  • Previous use of Sage 50 OR proficient with other accounting packages to learn quickly
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Structured professional approach
  • Strong work and professional ethics
  • Eager and willingness to add to their knowledge base and skillset

Package on offer

  • £32,000 to £38,000 depending on qualifications and experience
  • Study Support - ACA/ACCA/CIMA
  • Company Pension
  • 23 days holiday per annum - plus public holidays
  • Discretionary bonus