Assistant Expense Accountant

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Accounting & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £28000 - £30000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Bethany Singer

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

My Client, a global speciality insurance company, are looking for an Assistant Expense Accountant to join the business. Great opportunity for either an Accounts Assistant with 1-2 years experience, or a bright graduate with a placement year or internship experience.

As an Assistant Expense Accountant you will be responsible for:

  • Responsibility for accuracy of Oracle ledgers
  • Work closely with outsource provider to provide monthly management accounts
  • Liaison with internal and external customers
  • Review Prepayments, fixed assets and Accruals
  • Assist in preparation of the VAT return
  • Assistance in and preparation of statutory accounts for AMS
  • Review of group audit file and liaison with auditors
  • Monthly review of staff expenses
  • Assistance in development financial systems and reporting
  • Assistance with ad hoc work for finance
  • Monthly intercompany recharges and reconciliation

As an Assistant Expense Accountant you will need to be:

  • Experience in a similar position, with basic accounts assistant experience e.g reconciliations, accruals, prepayments.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Degree educated in a finance related degree
  • Team working skills
  • Proactive approach
  • Flexibility / adaptability
  • Problem solving skills
  • Good organisational and the ability to deliver to deadlines
  • Attention to detail
  • Time management skill

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