Accounts Assistant

Recruiter
Profile Personnel Ltd
Location
London
Salary
21000.0000
Posted
13 Apr 2017
Closes
13 May 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Seeking an Account Assistant to join the accounting team of a global Shipping Line in stunning offices in the City.

Ideally you will be part qualified or in the process of becoming so. They are seeking a candidate looking for an opportunity to grow and develop their accounts skills and experience in a fast paced, dynamic work environment.

You will have experience of Accounts Receivable and Payable, prepayment and accrual. Main responsibilities:

To deal with all aspects of Accounts Receivable and Payable as well as the associated tasks within these main areas for various companies in the group.

Other responsibilities:

  • Assist with the periodic reporting requirements to Head Office and other associated companies.
  • Assist with the processing of sales invoices and related tasks.
  • Assist with the processing of Opex costs as well as admin costs.
  • Assist with the accounting, reconciliation and settlement processes of various stakeholders.
  • Assist with period end tasks including amongst others accruals, prepayments, bank reconciliations, intercompany & inter ledger transactions, fixed assets, etc.

Requirements:

  • Disciplined, organised and able to work within deadline set.
  • Objective-driven approach to task in hand.
  • Good communication skills and attention to details and able to integrate within a team of other experienced employees in order to achieve the dept's various requirements.
  • Qualifications: ACCA/CIMA/AAT part qualified
  • Advanced MS Excel, MS Word
  • Sun Accounts package would be an advantage
  • Previous experience of at least 2 years in an accountancy practice or an accounting department within a shipping environment will be a definite advantage.
  • An all-rounder with the ability to deal with various accounting tasks at all levels within a dynamic and challenging department.It is essential you have a strong grasp of accounts within the work place, you must be able to demonstrate your understanding of the fundamentals within accounting. .

This is a great opportunity to enhance your accounting skills! Offering a salary of £23,000 pa, plus discretionary bonus, 22 days holiday and much more!