Assistant Accountant

Job Title: Assistant Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £28,000 - £35,000
Start Date: 2019-06-17 00:00:00
Reference: 143441
Contact Name: Mark Fairall
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 17, 2019 12:15

Job Description

My client a growing SME business within the luxury goods sector are seeking an experienced Assistant Accountant to join their close-knit team. 

Working closely with the Finance Director you will provide support on the daily operations including General Ledger account reconciliations, cash flow, VAT handling and duty deferment.

Key responsibilities will include

  • Assisting with the Management Accounts
  • Preparing any reports or analysis requested
  • Inputting and updating financial data onto online systems (Xero, Apparel Magic, bespoke databases)
  • Maintaining accurate stock database and ensuring it’s integrity
  • Account reconciliations
  • Preparing VAT returns with duty deferment
  • Multi-currency bank reconciliations
  • Maintaining accurate and clear filing system
  • Any other duties requested by the Finance Director

The ideal candidate will be part/fully qualified or qualified by experience with strong organisational skills, high attention to detail and IT savvy to use multiple systems. You will have strong communication skills, a can do attitude and the ability to work to tight deadlines.  Intermediate to advanced knowledge of Excel is essential and previous experience of Xero would be highly advantageous.

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Applicants must be eligible to work in the UK.

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