Assistant Accountant

Posted 20 June 2024
Salary £30000 - £35000 per annum + Study Support, Hybrid Working
LocationCity of London
Job type Permanent
Discipline Accounting & Finance
Contact NameSinead Lennon-Smith

Job description

Our Client a leading Insurance business in the City are looking to hire an Assistant Accountant. Our client offers great benefits including full study support for your ACCA/CIMA/AAT studies and hybrid working (2 days in the office).

As Assistant Accountant you will be responsible for:

  • Processing, reviewing, and posting purchase and sales invoices
  • Preparing and reviewing payment runs
  • Preparation of journals, validating regular monthly journals such as accruals and prepayments, depreciation and handling ad hoc manual journals as necessary
  • Responsible for key balance sheet reconciliations such as fixed assets, intercompany, leases et
  • Preparing weekly cashflow forecasts
  • Preparation of quarterly VAT reports and liaising with external Tax advisors for filings
  • Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and internal financial processes
  • Assist in annual audit with external auditors and internal auditors.
  • Conducting ad hoc reporting and analysis to support decision-making processes

Our Client is looking for:

  • ACCA/CIMA Studier
  • Multi currency accounting experience
  • Accounts payable
  • Month end exposure


  • Full study support for ACCA/CIMA Studies
  • Hybrid working
  • Private Medical & Dental
  • Gym Discount
  • Generous Pension Contribution
  • Life Insurance