Trainee Assistant Accountant - Study Support Provided

City of London Permanent £26,000 - £230,000
  • Full study support included from first day
  • Fast paced growing firm within Private Equity & Real Estate

About Our Client

A fast paced and growing financial services firm based in the City of London with prestigious offices who promote internal growth and development through their attractive finance graduate programme

Job Description

  • Interaction with the highest profile fund managers and investors in alternative asset
  • Accounting for structures and investments in private equity, debt, real estate and infrastructure funds;
  • Intensive training from the basics of bookkeeping to construction of complex financial statements and consolidations;
  • Technical training on the impact of the latest accounting standards
  • Building financial models based on funds' legal agreements;
  • Managing a range of associated deliverables including compliance reporting, tax and ad hoc accounting projects;
  • Learning how to manage a team including delegation and organisational skills; and
  • Life skills such as leadership, communication and problem solving.

The Successful Applicant

  • Be educated to degree level (2:1 and above desirable) or; AAT level 3 qualified with significant accounts preparation experience
  • Strong A-Levels and GCSEs;
  • A keen awareness and interest in the alternative investment industry
  • A desire to become a qualified accountant (ACCA or CIMA);
  • Good MS Excel and MS Word skills;
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Some form of work experience or internship is required for this role, please only apply if you also have practical experience

What's on Offer

  • Full study support from day 1
  • Competitive salary
  • Health insurance (after successful probation period)
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Pension of 5% employer - 4% employee
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Numerous wellbeing initiatives
  • Flexible and hybrid working
Jade Voss
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Phone number
+44 2076 451418

Job summary

Financial Services
Sub Sector
Financial Services
City of London
Contract type
Consultant name
Jade Voss
Consultant phone
+44 2076 451418
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