Assistant Accountant

Recruiter
Reed Accountancy
Location
Romford
Posted
12 Apr 2019
Closes
30 Apr 2019
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Privately-owned international market leading provider of innovative and cost effective solutions has a fantastic opportunity for a passionate outgoing Assistant Accountant to join their team.

JOB ROLE

 Supporting the Group Financial Controller and finance department by completing clerical and accounting tasks.
 To provide support to the Head Office and overseas Accounts Teams.

AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY

 Assist in the preparation of the monthly Group management accounts
 Assist in the production of the detailed quarterly accounts
 Carry out monthly balance sheet reconciliations and reviews, correcting any omissions or errors
 Reconcile monthly the Debtors, Creditors and Payables module to the GL
 Developing and contributing to financial systems and policies
 Calculate, post and reconcile the monthly payroll for overseas technicians
 Raise invoices for UK head office fees to overseas subsidiaries / associate companies
 Reconcile and agree, on a monthly basis, intercompany account
 Visiting overseas locations
 Upholding and promoting the Company’s health, safety and compliance procedures
 Assistance with the preparation of the annual Group budget and 3-year forecast
 Monthly review of actual and comparative figures
 Assisting with preparing and answering with the annual audit
 Review, code and post project invoices (disbursements)
 In conjunction with the Commercial Dept. raise code and send sales invoices to customers, as well as monitoring receipts and acknowledging monies received
 Manage and reconcile the foreign and sterling petty cash
 Provide support to Head Office Accounts team with the managing and accounting of our 5 overseas entities at month-end, quarterly reviews, etc. With the goal to provide both cover and develop processes to increase efficiency, quality of reporting and information being provided.
 Any other duties commensurate with the grade and level of responsibility of this post, for which the post holder has the necessary experience or training

QUALIFICATIONS

 Ideally educated to degree level but as a minimum, applicants must have at least 5 GCSE (‘O’ level) standard including minimum grade C or 4 in Mathematics and English Language.
 Minimum of 2 years’ experience in accounts team and currently actively studying for an Accountancy qualification (ACCA, CIMA, ACA)

COMPANY BENEFITS

Pension
Training
Free car parking
International Travel
Travel insurance
Travel inoculations
Death in Service Insurance
Private Health Insurance
20 days holiday increasing to 25days
Holiday Purchase Scheme*
Bonus after qualifying period*

Reed Specialist Recruitment Limited is an employment agency and employment business

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