Trainee Accountant

Give A Grad A Go Ltd
Covent Garden
£26k - 29k per year
09 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Company profile

In this Trainee Accountant graduate job, you will be joining a rapidly growing boutique financial consulting and corporate management firm. Based in central London, they provide an array of accounting services to globally recongised SME companies; operating within mining and natural resources sectors. This is an exciting opportunity to launch your career in financial accounting within a growing accountancy firm in London.

Looking for graduate accounting jobs that offer study support towards a professional qualification? Due to rapid growth, they are now looking for a confident and ambitious Trainee Accountant to join their corporate finance team.

Job description

In this Trainee Accountant graduate job, you will be working closely with the Corporate Finance Manager to accurately and efficiently deliver accountancy and financial solutions to a broad range of clients across the company portfolio. You will need to have excellent organisational skills and a keen eye for detail as you assist with budget preparation, bookkeeping duties and preparing end of year audits for clients / head office.

Note: This role also offers study support towards obtaining a professional accountancy qualification, with the long-term view of managing your own client portfolio as you develop your skills and knowledge.

Key responsibilities

In this Trainee Accountant graduate job, your responsibilities will include:

* Supporting the Corporate Finance Manager with the preparation of budgets, cash flows and working capital forecasts
* Undertaking the preparation of interim & annual consolidated financial statements
* Liaising with stakeholders
* Providing support and advice for share capital raisings
* Managing the administration of offshore holding companies and corporate structures
* Managing the coordination of year-end audits & interim reviews
* Reviewing bookkeeping of clients for head office
* Responsible for monthly management accounting

So, what are we looking for?

* A 2.1 from a top university, ideally in a scientific, mathematical or business degree
* Strong desire to build a career within the finance sector and study towards a relevant professional accountancy qualification
* Experience in a junior finance role or similar office based role would be desirable!
* A pro-active self-starter who is able to confidently work independently across a range of tasks
* Excellent organisation skills with the ability to manage workflow, prioritise tasks, and work to deadlines
* Great attention to detail and accuracy
* A positive attitude to learning new skills

What else is on offer?

* Competitive starting salary
* Regular salary reviews
* Brand new offices in the heart of central London
* Professional accountancy qualification study support
* Real scope for progression
* The opportunity to work with a renowned client base across the mining and natural resources sector

Looking for graduate accounting jobs? Waste no time applying to this Trainee Accountant graduate job in London today!
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