Assistant Accountant

Recruiter
Halliday Marx
Location
London, South East England
Salary
23000.0000
Posted
07 Jul 2017
Closes
06 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Salary: £28k


Role:
A growing Education Management company is currently looking to recruit an Assistant Accountant for their professional and enthusiastic team. You will report directly to the Finance Manager and will be part of a team of 8.


Responsibilities:
* Assisting the Management Accountant to carry out postings and bank reconciliations
* Preparing analysis against budget and looking at margins
* Preparing the month end accounts for allocated markets
* Liaising with merchandising teams to obtain data and issue invoices
* Providing key cost of sales analysis
* Involvement in the preparation of VAT returns
* Ensuring data entry is carried out in an accurate and timely manner
* Supporting the Management Accountant, ensuring month end deadlines are met and reporting is accurate


Requirements:
* Currently studying ACCA/CIMA or AAT (or equivalent)
* At least, 2 years previous accounting/finance experience
* University educated
* Desired - Previous industry experience


You will be working for an established company that can provide study support, good pay, a strong benefits package and realistic internal progression opportunities.