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Assistant Accountant (JO0000009344)



£30,000 - 35,000/annum + Excellent Benefits

Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- Greater London -- London

Job Type

13 February 2018

Are you an active accountancy student looking for a fresh challenge within the City? Our client based in an easily commutable part of London has a current vacancy for an enthusiastic Assistant Accountant to join their leading utilities business. A hands on busy role encompassing general ledger duties and both management and financial accounts assistance. You must be an active studier (ACA, ACCA or CIMA) with extensive experience within a broad finance role and a stable career history to date. Applicants who are confident, eager to learn and have commercial acumen will be looked at favourably. This is an excellent opportunity to adapt existing skills and grow within a successful and supportive company.

Duties will include:

  • Posting, coding, matching and batching invoices
  • Bank reconciliations and statements
  • Production of monthly financial accounts
  • Assisting with management information
  • Assisting with the production of management accounts, budgets and forecasts
  • Completing VAT returns
  • Any additional ad hoc duties that arise

Key skills required:

  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA - actively studying or hold the relevant experience required to do the role
  • Strong IT skills (Excel, Word, Outlook)
  • Problem solver, proactive and organised
  • Strong communicator at all levels of business

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted in relation to this vacancy. We do however value your details and will retain them on file to enable our consultants to contact you should a suitable opportunity arise.

Byron Recruitment Limited trading as Byron Finance operates as an Employment Agency and an Employment Business. Byron Finance is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Byron Finance is a member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC)

Contact information

Recruitment Team