Role details

Assistant Accountant (Legal)

City of London   •   £28,000 - £32,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Opportunity to work within one of the largest law firms in the world
  • Large amount of responsibility within the role

About Our Client

My client is one of the largest law firms in the world, with over 29 offices in 20 countries. Last year the business achieved revenues of over £1 billion, and now provide their services to the largest share of the FTSE 100.

Job Description

As one of the Assistant Accountants you will have responsibility for one or more of the following: supervision of all Fixed Asset accounting, including monthly depreciation calculations, budgeting depreciation calculations and maintenance of the FAR; supervision of all Project accounting and reporting; P&L and Balance Sheet reviews and reporting, including supervision and review of balance sheet reconciliations; preparation and calculation of central accounting adjustments and provisions; fee deal accounting; cashflow analysis and reporting; ONS returns; assisting in variance analysis and other ad hoc exercises in respect of both the UK and GHO Regions as a whole.

The Successful Applicant

  • ACCA (F1 to F3 complete, F4 - F9 in progress/part complete) or CIMA (Certificate level complete, Operational level in progress/part complete)
  • Degree, preferably 2:1
  • Some statutory or management accounting experience ideal
  • High degree of proficiency in Excel
  • Highly numerate
  • Good attention to detail
  • Good data manipulation skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to take initiative
  • Flexibility

What's on Offer

  • Full study support
  • Competitive salary
  • Ability to progress down several routes
  • Private health and dental care
  • Access to on site restaurant

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