Assistant Management Accountant

Posted 19 May 2023
Salary £180 - £200 per day + Hybrid, Opportunity to expand role in future
LocationCity of London
Job type Temporary
Discipline Accounting & Finance
Contact NameSophie Dando

Job description

My client is looking for a Part Qualified Accountant to join their team and assist the Senior Management Accountant of one of London's leading Insurance firms. This is a fantastic opportunity to grow and learn in a fast-paced environment and build an exciting career in one of the world's most challenging and rewarding industries.

As an Assistant Management Accountant, you will be responsible for:

  • Producing monthly management accounts
  • P&L and balance sheet reconciliations
  • Ownership of the bank reconciliation process
  • Preparing tax compliance returns
  • Develop and maintain relationships with key stakeholders at all levels
  • Support the Senior Finance Management team with ad hoc projects
  • Fixed asset management and review
  • Accruals and prepayments
  • Assist Management Accountant with month-end close process
  • Work with the Accounts Payable team to ensure invoices are coded correctly

Skill and Qualifications required for an Assistant Management Accountant:

  • Part Qualified ACCA/CIMA/ACA
  • At least 2 years of experience in a relevant accounting role within Financial Services, ideally insurance
  • Ability to use accounting software and Microsoft Excel

This role is offered as a temporary contract of 3-6 months with a high chance of extension/permanent offer. They also offer a generous hybrid working scheme and a day rate of up to £200 per day.