Assistant Accountant

South East London, London
£24,000 per annum
22 Jun 2019
30 Jun 2019
Assistant Accountant job opportunity for a leading global business based in the heart of London. Circa £26k

Your new company
You will be working for one of the world's most renowned oil, gas and metal traders. Established nearly 30 years ago the business focuses on the oil and gas market and has experienced continued successful organic growth. The business prides itself on its integrity, mission to provide an outstanding service to its customers and develop their staff to their full potential to maximise their career achievements and the business' success.

Your new role
You will be working as the Assistant Accountant, reporting in to the Finance Manager and working within a finance team of 5. Your main responsibilities will be to ensure the smooth running of the accounts payable process, including payments and invoicing as well as assisting with month end tasks such as journals. You will be working in multiple currencies across multiple business entities. You will be preparing cash-flow reports, preparing deposits and loans as well as completing the bank reconciliations for the business. You will also have the opportunity to be involved in process improvement work.

What you'll need to succeed
To be considered for this role you should be committed to building an Accounting & Finance career. This role is open to either graduates or AAT studiers but what is essential is your drive, ability with numbers and willingness to learn and commit to the team. Ideally you will be studying towards an accounting qualification and have some exposure to purchase ledger duties already. It's a bonus if you have also worked with different currencies. Strong communication skills and the ability to build last relationships is key for you to be successful in the position.

What you'll get in return
You will be rewarded with a salary of £24-27k depending on experience plus study support. The company also has a competitive wider benefits package and has a supportive and driven team environment that will aid your career development. You will be working in attractive offices based in the heart of London.

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