Role details

Assistant Accountant

South East London   •   £15 - £20 per hour (£31,198 - £41,597)   •  Temporary

Bullet points

  • Assistant Accountant south east London
  • Part Qualified Assistant Accountant

About Our Client

My client is a medium sized enterprise with international scope with 8 offices in 5 countries (UK, Spain, Italy, Germany and Ireland), employing more than 500 people. The Finance department is responsible for all Financial Control and Reporting activities related to the UK entities.

Job Description


Responsibilities include, but are not limited, to the following;

  • Manage the sales ledger including inputting the relevant transactions into the accounting system (Navision), performing monthly reconciliations and ensuring that invoicing is managed effectively.
  • Manage cash at bank including inputting the relevant transactions into the accounting system, and performing monthly reconciliations.
  • Provide cover to the Assistant Accountant that manages the accounting related 3 Special Purpose Vehicles within the Group
  • Petty cash processing and management
  • Credit card analysis and processing on the accounting system
  • Provide cover to the Purchase Ledger Assistant Accountant when absent
  • Assisting the Financial Controller, Group Financial Controller and Finance Director on ad hoc projects as and when required

The Successful Applicant

Background and Qualifications

  • At least part qualified professional accounting qualification - ACA, ACCA or equivalent
  • 3+ years' experience working within a financial control environment, as an Assistant Accountant
  • Strong excel skills - look ups, pivots must have been used daily in a previous role
  • BE IMMEDIATELY AVAILABLE - do not apply if you are on notice

What's on Offer

In return my client will offer a minimum of 3-4 mth contract with a possible extension.

To be successful you must be immediately available, have held an Assistant Accountant role previously and be able to commute with ease to south east London.

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