Accounts Assistant - Thriving global business

Recruiter
Vantage Recruitment Solutions
Location
London (Central)
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
15 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Accounts Assistant

This company are a rapidly growing pharmaceutical business with offices around the globe. As part of their expansion and increased headcount they urgently require an Accounts Assistant to work closely with the Management Accountant, and the Head of Finance.

Given the close proximity to senior management, this is an excellent opportunity for someone who is bright and shows real eagerness to learn. Duties are numerous, here is a summary below;

Job Description: Account Assistant

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Prepare, review and distribute monthly financial reports to stores and cost/profit centers
  • Track expenses and revenues vs. budget and reforecast and analyze fluctuations
  • Prepare monthly consolidation and executive financial package
  • Coordinate financials questions/answers Group Treasury and Accounting & Control departments
  • Prepare annual financial information binder to be provided to the external auditors
  • Prepare quarterly operating reports
  • Assist in the budget & reforecast process
  • Maintain budget and reforecast information in the accounting system
  • Evaluate profit and cost efficiencies in various areas of the organization as needed
  • Develop, maintain and distribute as-hoc reports and financial models as needed

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or Economics required
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in reporting, consolidation and financial analysis. (Experience in Pharma Industry is a plus but not essential)
  • Accounting/GAAP knowledge
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office (emphasis on Excel & Access) and knowledge of ERP System - SAP desirable
  • Excellent Communication skills

In return you will get a competitive salary and package, and will be joining a company with a great future. This is an immediate need so please don't delay.