Assistant Fund Accountant

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Gloucester, UK
14 Jul 2019
22 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Assistant Accountant - Gloucester, Gloucestershire - £25,000 - £27,000 per annum - Investment Sector - Hays

Your new company

Hays Accountancy & Finance are partnering with a leading and rapidly growing Investment business based in Gloucester, Gloucestershire to recruit for a dynamic and hands-on Assistant Accountant. Working within an established team this role will assist in all accounting matters, providing financial information for other members within a varied and permanent position. A great opportunity for an AAT/ACCA/CIMA studier looking to progress or for an experienced finance professional wanting to add value to a growing business.

Your new role

Reporting into the Fund Accountant your key duties will involve managing payable and receivables books, assisting in administering monthly payroll for various companies along with assisting with the production of monthly management accounts and financial statements. Along with this you will be involved in VAT returns, preparing bank reconciliations, forecasting of financial information and coordinating with internal team members for the annual audit process. You will support in ad-hoc reporting and additional finance duties as required.

What you'll need to succeed

To be considered for this permanent Assistant Accountant role you will need experience within a similar finance position, ideally AAT qualified with previous bookkeeping experience and current knowledge of VAT and preparing bank reconciliations. You will possess strong communication skills and the ability to present information clearly along with having good organisational skill and be able to manage work-loads. You will need to have a good level of MS Excel skill and be trained in a range of finance systems. Any experience within investment, financial services and property sectors or experience within a multi-client or an accountancy practice would be advantageous but not essential.

What you'll get in return

This exciting permanent Assistant Accountant role is offering a salary of £25,000 - £27,000 per annum based in Gloucester, Gloucestershire with on-site parking. Benefits include study package (if applicable), life assurance, regular social events and more. A great opportunity for a finance professional seeking progression and development or for an experienced finance candidate looking to add value.

What you need to do now

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