Assistant Accountant

6 days left

Recruiter
Consumer Additions
Location
London
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
02 Feb 2017
Closes
02 Mar 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client, a Household Consumer Goods business, are looking for an Assistant Accountant to join them in their Commercial Finance team, based in Surrey.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Preparation of Accruals and prepayments
  • Monthly bank reconciliations, coordination of posting of payments and review of cheques not cashed.
  • Point of contact for store staff queries in relation to cashing up and end of days.
  • Assisting the Management Accountant with mandatory submissions and other ad hoc tasks, including Intrastat reporting.
  • Preparation of monthly sales tax returns.
  • Preparation of other balance sheet reconciliations as required.

Key Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance & Accounting a must. Part qualified ACCA or CIMA desired.
  • Advanced reporting skills in Excel and working experience with SAP & Hyperion highly desirable.
  • Ability to work independently in a fast paced environment with close multifunctional teamwork
  • A proficient user of Microsoft Excel (VLOOKUPS, SUMIFS and pivot tables).
  • Ability to prioritise tasks and use initiative.

This company offer a strong benefits package and fantastic working environment.