Part Time Group Accountant

Recruiter
Walker Hamill Ltd
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
14 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our Client, a large international property group is looking for a temporary Group Accountant on a part time basis to assist with year end. The successful candidate will be responsible for producing high quality management and financial information for a number of different entities. Likely to be for 3-4 months, an immediate start is required. The successful candidate will be able to work for 20-25 hours. Ideally, this would be spread over five days but can be flexible for the right candidate.

- Preparing journals in Excel and posting them to the general ledger
- P&L ledger maintenance (interest, finance charges, professional fees, cross cost-centre expenditure)
- Posting monthly bank transactions
- Reconciling bank accounts
- Keeping Balance Sheet and P&L reconciliations up-to-date
- Keeping intercompany P&L / BS up to date
- Calculate and post re-occurring prepayments and accruals
- VAT return calculations
- Drawing up payment paperwork for authorisation
- Calculating and raising recharge invoices
- Raising sales invoices
- Raising purchase orders and liaising with the purchase ledger team to track invoices
- Maintaining paper files (e.g. signed bank reconciliations)
- Monthly cash balance reporting to Treasury
- Updating cashflow spreadsheets

- Hold a recognised accounting qualification (AAT, ACCA, CIMA, ACA or equivalent)
- Previous experience to cover all aspects of the role.
- Strong communication skills
- Good excel and systems experience

Walker Hamill has been a specialist finance and strategy recruiter for almost 30 years. We have an extensive client group, including major multinational listed companies, private equity backed businesses and privately owned, early stage ventures. We recruit across all sectors, but have particularly strong client relationships in media, retail, pharma/biotech, technology, property/real estate, leisure and business services. We have offices in the UK, Switzerland and Australia. For further information, please see [URL removed]
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