Assistant Accountant

Walker Hamill Ltd
Covent Garden
£140 - £160 per day
07 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is a leading Digital Marketing agency and operates across the world. They are looking to hire an experienced Assistant Accountant who can join them for a minimum of four months and take control of the finance function, up to trail balance. The ideal candidate will have a proven background working within a busy Finance Team and be a confident self-starter. An immediate start is required. Job Description: - Process Invoices on a daily basis. - Support within the following functions - Accounts Receivable and Management Accounts. - Preparation of supplier payments. - Reconciliation of balance sheet accounts. - VAT Returns. - Support in Month end accounts. - Assist preparing Annual Financial Statements. - Other ad hoc duties. Skills/Experience: - Prior accounting experience required. - Must be proficient in Excel (V-lookups, pivot tables, etc.). - Self-starter, who is consistently proactive and time efficient. - Demonstrates attention to detail and organisational skills. - Ability to work to tight deadlines. - A clear professional communicator. - Team player with an ability to work on their own. Walker Hamill has been a specialist finance and strategy recruiter for almost 30 years. We have an extensive client group, including major multinational listed companies, private equity backed businesses and privately owned, early stage ventures. We recruit across all sectors, but have particularly strong client relationships in media, retail, pharma/biotech, technology, property/real estate, leisure and business services. We have offices in the UK, Switzerland and Australia. For further information, please see [URL removed]
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