Junior Accounts Assistant Canary Wharf

Recruiter
Investigo
Location
London
Salary
20000.0000
Posted
04 Feb 2017
Closes
04 Mar 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time


A prestigious and well renowned FCA regulated investment management firm are looking to hire an Accounts Assistant. The job has arisen due to a recent promotion in the team (i.e. someone stepping up in to a management position).

My client has a preference for candidates who are pursuing an accountancy qualification, i.e. ACCA, CIMA or AAT. Candidates should have 6 months - 12 months' relevant finance experience within a fast paced environment.

The role will be reporting in to the Financial Controller (FC) and the core duties include bank reconciliations, maintaining the fixed asset register, accruals and prepayments and reviewing the financial control process. You must be able to investigate anomalies with general ledger codes and be able to explain the reasons for the difference. Candidates will also get involved with balance sheet reconciliations and preparing the profit and loss (P&L).

My client has a preference for candidates who are pursuing an accountancy qualification, i.e. ACCA, CIMA or AAT. Candidates should have 6 months - 12 months' relevant finance experience within a fast paced environment.

You should be a very engaging, assertive and confident in person. My client wants candidates who can converse with people at all levels of the business. Candidates need to be strong enough to challenge senior managers and stakeholders. The FC sits on the Board and you will be able to translate your ideas to very senior and influential members of staff.

My client has a preference for candidates who are pursuing an accountancy qualification, i.e. ACCA, CIMA or AAT. Candidates should have 6 months - 12 months' relevant finance experience within a fast paced environment.

This role is incredibly progressive and will suit candidates who are ambitious, proactive and thrive on responsibility. My client is looking for someone who can be a future Financial Controller or CFO.