Assistant Accountant - 4 month FTC - Paddington

  • Location:

    West London, London

  • Sector:

    Part-Qualified Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £35000 - £37000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lydia Riley

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    4 months

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


We are currently recruiting for an Assistant Accountant position based in Paddington. The position is a 4 month FTC to start in January. Candidates will be responsible for:

  • Approval of purchase orders / invoices to ensure correct coding by the central AP team / business users
  • Raising sales and recharge invoices where necessary, and managing the sales ledger/aged debtors
  • Quarterly VAT returns
  • Prepare the month-end close (accruals, prepayments etc.)
  • Complete Balance Sheet Accounts Reconciliations
  • Review of monthly accounts prior to submission to Finance Business Partner and FP&A Manager; responding to and resolving their queries
  • Preparing statutory accounts including full audit files, and liaising with auditors where necessary
  • Preparing analyses for Group consolidation (e.g. group intercompany reconciliation and balance sheet
  • Liaising with tax team on tax return queries for allocated companies
  • Ad hoc tasks depending on other needs related to transaction processing, procurement or finance projects; and oversight and review of accounting records prepared by external accounting providers where relevant

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