Assistant Accountant

Posted 04 May 2023
Salary £40000 - £45000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Finance
Contact NamePhil Dewhurst

Job description

We are delighted to be working exclusively with a phenomenal global business based in Central London. We are seeking a part qualified accountant to assist the client as an Assistant Accountant. This role would suit a candidate who is looking to step up into more reconciliation experience, whilst still maintaining the general ledger and helping with month-end close.

Key responsibilties include but are not limited to:

* Performs accounting and other related duties for the organization.

* Assist in the preparation of monthly balance sheets, income statements, and profit and loss statements.

* Maintains the general ledger.

* Codes invoices, sets up new accounts, reconciles accounts, and closes the monthly books.

* Reconciles bank accounts at least monthly, verifies deposits, and addresses inquiries from banks.

* Reconciles cash disbursement accounts, payroll, customer accounts, and other financial accounts; manages accounts receivable collections.

* Verifies and/or completes payment of invoices associated with accounts payable and ensures payments are charged to the appropriate accounts.

* Aid on outside audits; gathers necessary account information and documents to perform annual audit.

* Assist Controller in filing tax forms with federal, state, and local government agencies.

* Maintains knowledge of acceptable accounting practices and procedures.

* Assist in month end closing

* Assume other activities and responsibilities from time to time as directed Required Skills & Experience:

* Bachelor's degree in accounting, or related field, required.

* Two-three years of related experience required.

* Strong quantitative and qualitative analytical skills; experience with financial consolidations and reporting for multi-divisional entities a plus

* Excellent computer skills to include knowledge of accounting software programs, ideally SAP. Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, particularly Excel

* Ability to manage competing priorities

* Highly detail oriented and excellent organization skills

* Outstanding written, oral and interpersonal communication skills

* Ability to work independently and as part of a team and take on new tasks with high level of difficulty

If you are interested in the role, please apply today directly to


Inventum Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.