Assistant Accountant - Central London - £23k

Communicate Recruitment Solutions LTD
London, South East England
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client operates within the property industry and are looking for an assistant accountant to join the finance team. With an extensive portfolio of properties, they are seeking bright, hungry individuals to come in and hit the ground running.

The role:

- You will be managing the accounts payable process for the company

- Ensure all invoices/credits are posted, reconciled and paid within agreed terms and conditions

- Debt drawdown schedules must be prepared in accordance with required submission dates

- You will manage the transaction processing to include bank reconciliations and processing of financing requirements.

- You will liaise with the development team and senior management to resolve any queries

- You will support with the processing f expenses and the payment of expenses in a timely manner.

Key duties:

- Manage all current and new vendors accounts

- Process invoices/credits/employee expenses/ credit cards on SAGE 200

- Review payment runs against invoices and prepare payment schedules to include bank details where required

- Managing the processing of payments

- Maintain the invoice filing systm

- Reporting to Finance Manager for the purchase ledger closer so month end can be carried out

- Preparation of invoices for recharges

- Identify opportunities to implement new structures and procedures

- Reconciliation of company bank accounts bi-monthly

- Dealing with vendors enquiries effectively and professional

Core Skills:

- Excellent attention to detail

- Strong communication skills

- Excellent organisational skills

- Ability to work individually and in a team


- Experience in accounting within a high volume environment, at least 3 years previous experience

- Experience using SAGE200 is essential within the last 2 years

- Good knowledge of excel

- Confidence and ability to work well under pressure

- Studying towards a professional qualification

If this is a role that you might be interested in, then apply with your CV attached, and we will be in touch