Assistant Accountant (FTC of 6-9 months)

Posted 26 October by Source4 Personnel Solutions
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Our client is currently looking for an Assistant Project Accountant for a FTC of 6-9 months, to join a well-established worldwide finance company in SW London. The company provide vendor and equipment finance for various markets including public and private sectors.


They offer amazing benefits such as:

  • 25 days holiday plus the chance to buy and sell up to an extra 2 days
  • Non contributary pension 13.8% of salary, and if you would like you can bank 5% of this
  • Life Insurance & Medical
  • Season ticket loan/ Childcare vouchers

Core to this role is ensuring that all the aged items on both balance sheet and bank reconciliations are fully analysed and clearing actions are identified. A systematic and methodical approach to problem solving is essential to manage the repetitive and voluminous level of transactions. Proactivity and professional conduct are key attributes as this role requires interaction with staff in other departments.

  • Support the Management Accountants in the production of accurate balance sheet reconciliation files
  • Analyse over 90 days old reconciliation items ensuring that all items can be clearly identified and explained with zero items pending over 90 days, except where genuine business rationale exists
  • Prepare and maintain monthly reports that specific to other departments
  • Liaise with other departments to understand and clear items in a timely manner
  • Prepare and post journals
  • Assist the Finance Manager with the Finance Stocking process across both the Agricultural and Transport & Industrial divisions including reconciliation of stocking General Ledger
  • Support the Bank Reconciliation Supervisor with cashbook preparation and bank reconciliation on an ad-hoc basis
  • Prepare Bank Rec Monthly file
  • Good Microsoft Excel skills, including Pivot tables, Vlookup function
  • Part qualified accountant (AAT level or above)
  • Good grasp of reconciliations


Please note:
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Reference: 44487502

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