Assistant Accountant

  • Location:

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Part-Qualified Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £36000 - £40000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sara Campbell

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


I am currently partnering with a shipping and logistics company who are looking to on-board an experienced accountant to join their Finance Team. Reporting to the Finance Manager, this role will be supporting corporate entities and finance functions.

Responsibilities for the role:

- Maintenance of general ledger
- Preparing bank reconciliations
- Preparing balance sheet reconciliation
- Posting monthly standing journals
- Updating FX database
- Coding invoices
- Maintaining intercompany loan schedules
- Assisting with preparation of Corporate MIP
- Business partnering for corporate cost centre owners
- Monitoring corporate accounts payable inbox, setting up new suppliers and chasing approvals
- Complete UK VAT Returns

Experience / Skills:

- Part qualified ACCA or ACA

- 2+ years experience in a similar role

- Strong Microsoft Excel skills

- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

The successful candidate will be a self-starter with ambition to learn. You must be a team player with a practical, positive and proactive attitude to work. You will need to have strong interpersonal skills and ability to communicate clearly with non-finance departments. You will have a strong eye for detail and accuracy.

If you think this job would be a good fit for you, please apply via this advert or send your CV to me directly at


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