Assistant Financial Accountant

Posted 25 January 2023
Salary £200 - £250 per day + chance to go perm, hybrid working
LocationCity of London
Job type Temporary
DisciplineAccounting & Finance
ReferenceAFA.1_1674667588
Contact NameSophie Dando

Job description

Assistant Financial Accountant

My client is looking for an experienced Assistant Financial Accountant to join their team of a rapidly growing Fintech company, offering a huge potential for learning and development alongside career progression in one of the most exciting and pre-eminent industries in the financial world.

As Assistant Financial Accountant, you will be responsible for:

  • Prepare and review of period end management accounts
  • Ensure the fixed asset register is maintained
  • Manage period end and fixed asset spend reporting
  • Prepare periodic balance sheet reconciliations
  • Assist with the preparation of annual corporation tax computations.
  • Manage and prepare the annual statutory accounts
  • Liaise with and provide support to company auditors as and when required
  • Liaise with and provide support to internal stakeholders
  • Assist in the production of periodic forecasts and annual budgets
  • Other ad-hoc reporting as required

Skills and Qualifications needed for Assistant Financial Accountant:

  • Working towards ACCA/CIMA
  • At least 3 years experience in a relevant accounting role (within the financial services industry preferred)
  • Excellent numeracy and communication skills
  • Fluency in Ms Excel and good knowledge of other relevant software