This role will allow the ideal candidate to gain extensive finance and accounting experience whilst studying for the ACCA/CIMA qualification.
Are you an Accounts Assistant interested in working for a start-up specialising in Technology and cloud outsourcing solutions? Are you enthusiastic about gaining management accounts experience? My client is a rapidly expanding SME within the IT industry and is currently seeking a talented Accounts Assistant to join their Finance team in London.
Reporting to the Financial Director, the Accounts Assistant will be responsible for the following:
- Drafting financial statements for review by Finance Director including Trial Balance, Profit and Loss Account, Balance Sheet
- Assisting with budget preparation
- Assisting with monthly management accounts preparation
- Managing accounts payable from uploading invoices via Receipt Bank and raising bank payments for review
- Reconciling bank accounts across 2 entities
- Reconciling payroll and VAT accounts
- Calculating and preparing VAT returns for review
- Reconciling and balancing all accounts to third party confirmation including bespoke software
- Office management responsibilities - making sure we have the right things in place to make our office a great place to work
The perfect candidate will adhere to the following:
- AAT qualified or degree educated (preference will be shown to candidates with a 2:1 from a leading university).
- Actively studying or looking to study ACCA/CIMA
- 1-2 years of experience within an accounts assistant capacity.
- Excellent communication skills
- Experience with sage (desirable)
- Good excel skills.
My client is looking for an enthusiastic, intelligent individual who is looking to grow with the company.
Salary & Benefits
£25,000 - £30,000 & Study support
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