Assistant Accountant

Recruiter
Consumer Additions
Location
London
Salary
27000.0000
Posted
17 May 2017
Closes
16 Jun 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client, an established Luxury Fashion Retailer are looking for a bright Assistant Accountant to join them in their UK Head Office.

This will be be a progressive role, reporting in the the Head of Financesupporting the UK financial division as well as analyzing/breaking down worldwide management accounts.

If you are a Part qualified accountant (or similar) with excellent MS Excel skills, then this is a fantastic opportunity to take your next step in a growing international brand.

Initially this will be on a 3 month contract whilst they recruit permanently. Naturally, anyone in the role will be considered for the permanent role should they wish.

Key Responsibilities

  • Month End closing- including review of accruals, as well as Preparing monthly management accounts of Opex & Capex.
  • (Including analysis of Worldwide costs)
  • Approval of Employees expenses
  • Helping to prepare annual budget and subsequent forecasts
  • Cash flow analysis and forecasting.
  • Preparing monthly department reports
  • Reconcile & Analysis of Worldwide Travel costs
  • Work with accounts payable to allocate & chase approval of Invoices
  • Review & Clear down of Balance sheets
  • Occasional raising of invoices to 3rd parties & intercompany
  • Work with accounts assistant to Manage petty cash at HQ & Other UK locations
  • Ad hoc duties

Personal Requirements

  • Natural collaborator
  • At least 18 months experience in a similar role
  • Ideally ACCA/ CIMA Part Qualified or International equivalent
  • Attention to detail
  • Adaptive - Ability to problem solve and improve processes
  • Strong Excel and systems skills