Assistant Accountant

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Accounting & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits

  • Contact:

    Ashleigh Bowman

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

My client, a creative media company are in the City of London are seeking an Assistant Accountant to join their Finance team. The successful candidate will be a passionate and enthusiastic accountant who is hands on, reliable and Part Qualified (ACCA/CIMA). As the Assistant Accountant you will be reporting directly into the Finance Director.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Recording financial transactions & maintaining company ledgers
  • Managing client invoicing
  • Managing trade payables and trade debtor ledgers
  • Recording cash receipts and handling bank deposits
  • Fixed asset management
  • Supporting the Senior management accountant on; reconciliations, month-end and year-end close & preparing information for auditors
  • Reconciliation and submission of monthly payroll and pension payments
  • Ad hoc duties as required

Essential Requirements:

  • At least 2 years of relevant prior experience
  • Educated to degree level (2:1 and above)
  • Team player and great communicator
  • Strong Excel skills is essential
  • Experience using QuickBooks is desirable
  • Knowledge of UK GAAP and Accounting Principles

This position is looking to pay up to £32,000 with additional benefits.

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