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Assistant Accountant

South East London   •   £25,000 - £28,000   •  Temporary

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  • Assistant Accountant
  • Temporary Assistant Accountant

About Our Client

My client is a leading construction business based in south east London.

Job Description

Preparation of the monthly core service fee invoice and other invoices based on contractual information and operational records on non-core activity. Monitoring and chasing of debt with clients with a view to optimising cash flows in accordance with contractual arrangements. Assisting in the review and production of financial information produced for client consumption.

Assisting with the production of the monthly contract(s) financial results including the identification and production of variance analysis against the relevant forecasts or budget, via detailed profit & loss account reviews, balance sheet reconciliations and risk analysis. To produce elements and compile from sources the month-end reporting pack, for company and group level consumption.

Assisting with the production and analysis of indicators based on all business areas, such as invoicing, debt, personnel, purchasing, allocations and stock control, and notify managers of trends.

Conducting commercial reviews at contract level with relevant budget holders to review the key financial indicators and adherence to company procedures, including the distribution of minutes and action points.

Leading, with input from relevant budget holders, in the preparation of budgets and forecasts for the contract(s).

The preparation and review of the pricing of variation quotations prepared for the client. Driving initiatives for income maximisation and economies in cost.

Reviewing the contract for general auditing of financial and non-financial obligations as well as for responding to commercial queries from the budget holders.

Assisting with the production of the year end the statutory audit justification as required.

Liaise with other relevant departments and/or contracts. Progress projects and conduct audits when required.

To comply with Company Policies, Management Plans and Procedures.

To fulfil Health & Safety responsibilities by adherence to the requirements of the Company's Health & Safety Policy Statement, Manual and Safe Systems of Work.

To undertake such other duties appropriate to the level and character of work as may reasonably be required within the Department or requested by Management. Significant permanent changes in duties will require agreed revisions to be made to this Job Description.

The Successful Applicant

My client is looking for an immediately available Assistant Accountant that is looking to work on transactional finance ans some month end work as detailed above.

My client is multi-sited so whilst you must be able to commute to Waterloo, you will also need to be able to commute along the Central Line in some cases from Stratford to Ealing! Candidates that cannot do this will not be considered.

What's on Offer

Multi-sited Assistant Accountant, 6 month contract paying £25-28k.


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