Assistant Management Accountant

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
London, South East England
08 Jul 2017
07 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Your new company
You will be working for one of UK and Irelands leading property consultants based in South West London. The business has been experiencing a period of sustained growth and have been implementing a service and structure that will ensure continued future growth. They operate from a network of nearly 20 office across the UK with an impressive list of clients.

Your new role
In a team of 5 you will be working as a Trainee Accountant within a wider finance team of 20. You will be reporting in to a Management Accountant and Finance Controller. You will be responsible for supporting the preparation of the monthly management accounts and analysis, and will support the maintenance of accounting schedules and information. A highly progressive role offering plenty of exposure to help your development, duties will include:

  • Group VAT returns
  • Assist with full accounting for European entities
  • Assist with preparation of the monthly management accounts
  • Variance analysis with commentary
  • Control account reconciliations
  • Monthly budget holder analysis review
  • Review transactions, journals, expenses and credit card claims
  • Inter-company accounts
  • Reconciling bank and cash, leases and loans
  • Fixed asset register work
  • Assisting with year-end audit

What you'll need to succeed
You must be actively working towards an accounting qualification such as the ACCA or CIMA to be considered for this role. You should have 2+ years experience working in a similar role and have worked in the property sector or a professional services business. You must have attention to detail, be able to work autonomously as well as in a team and be self-motivated. You should have strong double entry knowledge, have contributed to the management accounts in a previous role and be highly competent on Excel.

What you'll get in return
You will be rewarded with a competitive salary for a part qualified accountant and be given a role that has the breadth and depth to help you develop and qualify as an accountant. They will provide you with a study support package and there is also a comprehensive benefits package.

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