Accounts Assistant

City of London Permanent £23,000 - £25,000
  • Newly created role within a Transmission and Distribution company
  • Based in the City of London

About Our Client

My Client is a leading provider of integrated shipping and offshore services looking for an Accounts Assistant

Job Description

Accounts Assistant

Roles and duties:

  • Assist in the preparation and reporting of monthly management accounts for a number of
  • businesses, functions and legal entities across the Clarksons Group
  • businesses, functions and legal entities across the Clarksons Group
  • Prepare, understand, and post journals (i.e. prepayments, accruals, intercompany recharges, and month end (journal)
  • Assist with the preparation of VAT returns, National Statistics Surveys, and the annual PAYE
  • Settlement Agreement
  • Investigate and analyse material revenue and cost variances
  • Perform various Intercompany Reconciliations, resolving any differences
  • Assist with the preparation of year-end financial statements
  • Assist the preparation and submission of regulatory reports
  • Monitor and develop internal controls and systems
  • Ad hoc financial analysis and reporting to support Group and Divisional finance teams
  • Liaise with external auditors and assist with the preparation of schedules as required
  • Identify and support continuous changes and improvements within the business
  • Contribute to key projects and new initiatives
  • Additional / ad hoc duties as required to meet the needs of the business

The Successful Applicant

  • Will have a degree in a relevant subject i.e Accounting and Finance (2:1) or higher
  • Knowledge of SUN Systems, Workday Financials or equivalent financial reporting software would be an advantage
  • A high degree of numeracy is essential
  • Organised and able to prioritise own workload in order to meet tight deadlines
  • Self-confident with good communication skills (both written and verbal) and problem-solving skills
  • Experience of working in a team environment within a large organisation
  • Commercially aware with interest in the wider economy and world affairs
  • Desire to learn, develop and contribute to the wider team goal
  • Able to work in a fast paced and dynamic environment
  • Good IT skills in MS office packages (at least intermediate level in use of excel) is essential
  • Good IT skills in MS office packages (at least intermediate level in use of excel) is essential
  • Knowledge and experience of accounting principles (i.e. double entry book-keeping/ prepayments/
    accruals would be an advantage but not essential)

What's on Offer

  • Opportunity to grow with the company
  • Social, friendly and welcoming team
Contact
John Salu
Quote job ref
5684395
Phone number
+44 207 269 2198

Job summary

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Consultant name
John Salu
Consultant phone
+44 207 269 2198
Job reference
5684395