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Assistant Accountant

Assistant Accountant

  • Location

    West End, London

  • Sector:

    Part-qualified & Transactional Finance

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  • Salary:

    £28000 - £32000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Tiffany Richards

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months - Perm

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My client, a well renowned Retail business is looking to hire an Assistant Accountant on a Temp - Perm Basis. Based in their offices in West London, this is a great role for a well seasoned Accounts Assistant who is looking for more exposure in a hands on role assisting with the Management Accounts

This role will be initially a 6 Months FTC

Main Duties

·Support the Creation and maintenance of reports to assist management accounting team with the timely and efficient completion of month end process;
·Support the AP function.
·Processing invoices
·Weekly bank reconciliations
·Assisting with month-end close
·Posting accruals, prepayments and manual journals
·Preparation of management reports with commentary
·Prepare the month end reporting packs
·Assist with month end group balance sheet reviews and commentary
·Assist management accounts process
·Gain an understanding of business processes and transactional flows in order to understand and assist with balance sheet reconciliations;

Knowledge, Experience & Skills

·IT literate with strong understanding of excel essential
·Strong interpersonal skills to work with other finance team members
·Attention to detail - ability to work across systems and excel reports when needed
·'Can do' attitude with willingness to learn and develop
·MUST HAVE - Quickbooks or Salesforce strong proficiency.
·Understanding of fundamental management accounting process - prepayments, accruals etc.