Accounts Assistant

Recruiter
Halliday Marx
Location
West London, London
Salary
22000.0000
Posted
20 Jul 2017
Closes
19 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Salary £25k


Role
A well-known International Fashion, Retail Company is currently looking to recruit a Accounts Assistant for their professional, vibrant and enthusiastic team. You will report directly to the Management Accountant and will be part of a 6 person (Management Accounts) team

Responsibilities

  • Working with the Management Accountant to carry out postings, reconciliations and reporting.
  • Analysis of sales including cost of sales analysis.
  • Preparing the month end accounts for allocated areas.
  • Liaising with merchandising, the warehouse and shop teams to get data and issue invoices.
  • Recording sales and accounting for receipts.
  • Carrying out data entry and first steps of analysis.
  • Ensuring data entry is carried out in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Preparing analysis against budget and looking at margins. Questioning any areas which look unusual/wrong.
  • Involvement in the preparation of European VAT and US sales tax returns.
  • Supporting the Management Accountants to ensure that month end deadlines are met and reporting is accurately included in the monthly Board pack.

Requirements

  • Currently studying, AAT, ACCA or CIMA (or equivalent)
  • At least 2 years finance experience
  • Able to complete bank reconciliations


You will be working for an established, well-known fashion brand that can provide realistic internal progression and excellent benefits.