Assistant Accountant

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Accounting & Finance

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  • Salary:

    Up to £150 per day

  • Contact:

    Nancy Fozard

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Startdate:


An exciting role has become available within a general trading company. Our client is looking for an experienced Assistant Accountant to join them on a temporary basis.
Key Requirements:

  • Minimum of 2 years accounting experience working in practice or industry
  • Strong bookkeeping experience
  • Strong academic background - Degree educated desirable
  • ACCA/CIMA part qualified
  • MUST have the capability and confidence to liaise with clients on a weekly basis
  • Ability to take the initiative as well as working well within a large team
  • Must have previously worked in a large company

Key Responsibilities:

  • Accurately maintain client accounts by verifying, allocating and posting transactions
  • Responding to client queries and chasing answers to our queries
  • VAT preparation
  • Assist the Audit & Accounts team in the preparation and production of statutory accounts, rectifying any financial data issues and anomalies identified
  • Deliver a wide range of purchase ledger related activities including supplier payments, rectifying supplier payment queries, preparing remittance advice notes, advising on cash flow constraints and reconciling the purchase ledger
  • Statement and balance sheet reconciliation's

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