Assistant Financial Accountant

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Part Qualified (ACCA/CIMA) Assistant Financial Accountant job opportunity, central London, £28-34k + study

Your new company
An international designers, manufacturers and distributors of award-winning IT products. They have developed a range of market leading products that are also award winning. Based in the heart of London, their office is 30 strong. A professional and relaxed environment the team also has a social team to create a great inclusive and sociable work culture. The employee currently in the post is relocating so an exciting position in the finance team has come about.

Your new role
You will be working closely with the Head of Finance as the Assistant Financial Accountant. There is also an Accounts Assistant that you will have to help support. You will be responsible for the General Ledger work and Financial Accounts plus completing credit control duties. On a daily basis you will be using Access Dimensions system plus Excel.
Duties will include:
- Credit control plus checking and adjusting credit limits as necessary (3 ledgers USD, EUR, GBP)
- Aged debtor reporting
- Month end closure - accruals, prepayments and journal postings
- Inter-company transactions
- Fixed asset register maintenance and calculations
- Weekly and monthly sales reports
- Stock valuation and reconciliation
- Monthly reconciliation of various balance sheet accounts
- Statutory reporting
- Month end FX revaluation
- Provide assistance to Head of Finance as required

What you'll need to succeed
For this role you must have 3/4 years experience in BOTH credit control and GL/FA duties. You must be a part qualified accountant (ACCA/CIMA). You should be hard working but also fit in to a relaxed SME environment. Due to the size of the team you should be flexible to complete a wide variety of tasks and be keen to gain a broad exposure of duties. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are essential to complete the credit control duties. Ideally you will have used Access Dimensions system before and be an intermediate user of Excel.

What you'll get in return
You will be rewarded with a salary of £28-34k plus a study support package. You will also be eligible for the company bonus scheme. You will receive excellent support and exposure in the position to help develop your career. As well as this you will join a business that is ambitious but also highly sociable with a dedicated social activity team to ensure a fun working culture.

What you need to do now
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