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Assistant Accountant

Posted 18 days ago

  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance
  • Contact: Cheyanne Mason
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  • Duration: 6 Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 28 November 2023
  • Job Ref: JO0000013680_1700401216


Cedar is currently partnered with private-equity backed agritech business to secure an Interim Assistant Accountant. The role is a 3-6 month contract, paying a day rate between £185 - £215 per day (PAYE).

The Company

This rapidly growing private equity-backed agritech business based in London, is a leader in innovation, creating sustainable, agricultural products. Their commitment to quality and collaboration with growers ensures environmentally friendly solutions. They offer diverse, unique produce options for healthy, surprising experiences, shaping a sustainable future for all.

The Role

The goal is to support the Management Account process though intercompany balance management, reporting and treasury.

  • Ensuring deadlines are met with processing invoices, payments on account and month-end closure.
  • Work with Treasury team to ensure cashbook subledgers are accurate.
  • Produce weekly UK and International expense exception reports.
  • Setting up employees or contractors within Concur
  • Communicate with contractors and colleagues by email and telephone and respond to their queries efficiently and following up any that are outstanding.
  • Raising personal expense recharges when required.
  • Maintenance of intercompany balances & invoices issued including eliminations.
  • Management Account support with Deferred/Accrued Interest reconciliations

Your Profile

The successful Assistant Accountant will ideally have:

  • 3+ years of Accounting/Management Accounting experience
  • An ability to collaborate with diverse personalities and effectively explain finance to non-finance teams.
  • Demonstrable knowledge of AP and Expense processing and an understanding of wider financial team responsibilities.
  • Strong analysis skills, delivering valuable insights into performance variations.
  • High level of written and spoken English (And Spanish beneficial)

Please note that you need to be immediately available or on less than a two-week notice period. If you are interested in this role, please apply ASAP!

Please be aware that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.