Accounts Assistant

Posted 9 July by Page Personnel Finance

An exciting opportunity as Accounts Assistant at a recruitment company in the city of London.

Client Details

My client is a recruitment firm based in the city of London.


The successful Accounts Assistant will be responsible for:

  • Manages and process international transactions;
  • Produce and run Profit & Loss accounts, Balance Sheets and Cash Flow Statements;
  • Analyse and evaluate the accounts by producing the reports to the Head of Management;
  • Recommend amendments to financial incentives by scrutinising the opportunity costs in the long term;
  • Oversee the overall process of invoicing clients and bad debt;
  • Manage permanent and temporary candidate placement starters.
  • Carries out day to day accounting activities to maintain the financial activities in place;
  • Create bespoke formulas and spreadsheets for a commission-based environment.


The succesful candidate must have:

  • Be educated to at least degree level;
  • Be Proficient in Xero.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office including Excel
  • Knowledge of preparing VAT returns;
  • Organised to conduct monthly reviews and figures of company's accounts;
  • Knowledge and experience in creating a bespoke system for recruiting commission structure and budget forecasting within recruitment;
  • Keen attention to detail;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills;
  • Self-motivated and team-oriented;
  • Able to work under tight deadlines and prioritising multiple tasks;

Job Offer

The successful candidate will get a competitive salary of £24,000 to £25,000 plus study support.

Reference: 35580715

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