Accounts Assistant

Posted 6 April by Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited Easy Apply

A West End, London accountancy practice specialising in media clients hiring a semi-senior accountant

Your new company

Your new company provides management and professional services to a wide range of clients cross the entertainment, music and sports sectors. These services include career management and career advice to TV and radio personalities and sporting athletes. Due to substantial growth the firm is looking to recruit a semi-senior accountant

Your new role

The main purpose of this position will be to provide our senior team with assistance in the preparation of accounts for review for director and senior accountants; bookkeeping; raising invoices; monitoring bank balances; providing reports to clients and directors; preparing VAT returns and liaising with tax department; answering enquiries from clients and senior staff; any other duties as reasonably required and providing support and training to junior trainee accountants.

What you'll need to succeed

A passion for the music industry is essential or this role, although previous experience of entertainment and media clients is not. You will have previous experience of working in an accountancy firm and may currently be studying for ACCA but are not yet qualified. Finally, you should have excellent attention to detail, be proactive and self-motivated with a 'can do' attitude and have strong communication skills, a common sense approach and be outgoing.

What you'll get in return

If you are successful, you will receive a generous salary and study support package as well as a range of flexible benefits. You will get to work with some of the industry's top professionals who will help guide and support you though your career development. The firm promotes and recognises hard work and commitment and staff are rewarded with a variety of seasonal work parties and numerous social events. You will most likely also receive complimentary tickets to concerts and gigs from some clients.

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