Assistant Accountant

Posted 08 March 2023
Salary £180 - £200 per day + hybrid, welfare package, bonus scheme
LocationCity of London
Job type Temporary
DisciplineAccounting & Finance
Contact NameSophie Dando

Job description

Job Description

This an exciting opportunity to join the team of a leading Investment Bank in the heart of London, working alongside senior bankers and experienced mentors. The successful candidate will be paid up to £200 per day, while also receiving some great benefits and perks such as a flexible hybrid working scheme and a generous fitness and wellness allowance.

Assistant Accountant duties include, but are not limited to:

* Prepare management accounts, monthly reports, and annual financial statements
* Liaise with external auditors and clients
* VAT returns
* Liaise with external parties to achieve client objectives
* regulatory and ad-hoc reports.
* Work with the Accounts Payable team to ensure invoices are coded correctly
* P&L and balance sheet reconciliations
* Develop and maintain relationships with key stakeholders at all levels

Assistant Accountant desired experience and skills:

* 1-2 years experience in a similar role
* Part-qualified accountant (ACCA/CIMA/ACA), or equivalent
* Good understanding of IFRS and UK GAAP
* Fluent MS office skills, especially Excel
* Experience using accounting software is desirable