Assistant Group Financial Accountant

Recruiter
Wilmington plc
Location
London (East)
Salary
£24,000 per annum in addition to fully funded ACCA training programme
Posted
09 Oct 2017
Closes
07 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist with the preparation of monthly accounts
  • Assist the Group Finance team with the production of the Annual and Interim report and IFRS accounts
  • Assist in the preparation of the statutory accounts for UK entities
  • Assist with information requests relating to UK and overseas tax returns
  • Build strong relationships with the Group Finance and Management Accounts teams
  • Develop an understanding of SUN accounting software and play a part in developing ongoing improvements to the reporting of financial information
  • Contribute to one off projects and be prepared to respond to ad hoc finance related requests
Skills & Experience:
  • Graduate with a minimum 2:1 qualification
  • Excellent numeracy skills
  • A commitment to becoming an ACCA qualified accountant
  • Strong Excel and Word skills
  • Responds well to coaching and is keen to progress
  • Excellent time management skills and ability to prioritise and adhere to timetables
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills at all levels
  • A high level of personal drive and motivation
  • Has a proactive and hands-on approach and is willing to use initiative
  • Positive outlook and ‘can-do’ attitude
Development opportunities:
  • Fully funded training and support to become an ACCA qualified accountant
  • Opportunity for rapid progression
  • Practical on the job training and insight into a listed group finance function
  • Exposure to senior finance management and executive team
Benefits:
  • Salary £24,000 p.a.
  • Access to performance related annual bonus
  • Fully funded ACCA qualification, paid study leave and exam fees
  • Competitive holiday allowance and other benefits

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