Accounts Assistant - Graduate

West London, London
£23000 - £24000 per annum
19 Sep 2019
30 Sep 2019
Mike Durkin
Contract type
Full time

Page Personnel Finance are recruiting an Accounts Assistant - Graduate for our client, a leading Marketing / Consultancy located in London - West London, a short walk from Earls Court/West Kensington.

Client Details

Our client is a leading international Marketing / Consultancy company located in London - West London, a short walk from Earls Court/West Kensington. Due to a recent acquisition, an opportunity has arisen for an Accounts Assistant - Graduate to join their accountancy team.


Located in London - West London, our client is looking for an Accounts Assistant - Graduate with responsibility for the following duties:

  • Primary responsibility will be providing support to the management accounts team, including:

    Revenue accounting

  • Learn and apply revenue recognition rules

  • Review new contracts and assist with the monthly booking and reconciliation of revenue

  • Ensure the department complies with specified controls for Sarbanes-Oxley purposes

  • Control of unbilled revenue accounts

  • Assist with the monthly reconciliation of control accounts

  • Review and follow up unbilled balances by project, liaise with sales teams and report to the finance management team

  • Balance sheet reconciliations including ensuring accruals & prepayments are correctly accounted for

  • Assisting to prepare monthly flash forecast, variance analysis and annual budget

  • Posting timesheets and ensuring business units complete these in a timely manner

  • Liaising with internal and external auditors

  • Other responsibilities:

  • Accounts Receivable:

  • Interacting with the Company's systems in order to prepare and send out sales invoices by post, email or the client's portal systems depending on their preference

  • Liaising with Sales Administrators and Consultants on the timely issuing of invoices

  • Completion of statutory financial returns such as ONS surveys

  • Other ad hoc duties as required


2:1 graduate minimum

Strong academic background - Maths, Economics or Statistics A-Level - Grade B or above

Job Offer

Salary of £24,000

Competitive benefits package

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