Assistant Accountant

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Part-Qualified Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £30000 - £32000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Aki Yiasoumi

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


Assistant Accountant

A nationally recognised Commercial Property company is looking to hire an Assistant Accountant on a Temp to Perm basis.

Successful Candidate MUST be immediately available.

If you have the relevant experience and wish to fast track your application, please forward your CV to

The Role

The Assistant Accountant is responsible for supporting the Financial Controller and Management Accountant.


  • Preparation of bank reconciliations for multiple entities.
  • Preparation of VAT returns for multiple entities.
  • Assist with the accounts payable process.
  • Preparation of journals and other supporting workings for review by the Management Accountant.
  • Assisting the Management Accountant with monthly balance sheet reconciliations.
  • Assisting the Management Accountant with UK Income Tax returns.
  • Assisting with the external and internal audit processes.
  • Testing of bank covenants and the drafting of compliance certificates.
  • Compiling and analysing data.
  • Preparation of credit card reconciliations.
  • Review and booking of staff expenses.
  • Any other ad-hoc duties as required.

Skills and Experience

  • The ability to work effectively as part of a team.
  • Organisation skills
  • Prior experience of working within a finance function.
  • Studying towards a professional accountancy qualification.
  • Strong IT skills / the ability to quickly pick up new systems.

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