Assistant Accountant

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Banking Operations

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £30000 - £35000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sara Campbell

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


This UK Bank is looking for an Assistant Accountant to join their London based finance team. The successful candidate must have recent banking experience.

Key Responsibilities:

- Perform general accounting functions (e.g. accruals/provisions/amortisation/depreciation, fixed assets register/capital expenditure, opening/maintaining internal accounts etc.)

- Prepare and input journal entries arising from performance of accounting functions

- Assist with the preparation of monthly management accounts

- Assist with the preparation of the draft annual statutory accounts

- Assist with the preparation of the annual budget

- Monitor actual expenditure against budget on a daily basis and discuss the variances with the Financial Controller

- Perform account reconciliations

Skills & Qualifications:

- Must have experience within banking

- Currently studying towards ACCA/CIMA qualifications (or equivalent)

- Strong Microsoft Excel skills

- Good communication skills

- Understanding of basic accounting functions (AP/AR)

If this role looks like it could be a good fit for you, then please apply via this advert or alternatively send your CV directly to me at with a brief covering note.


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