Assistant Accountant - £29k Old Street

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    City of London, London

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  • Salary:

    £27000 - £29000 per annum + Study Support

  • Contact:

    Josh Jordan

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Goodman Masson are currently working with a rapidly growing tech start up based in Old Street. The business are going from strength to strength and have secured series A funding and looking to almost double in size in the next year. They are recruiting for a finance assistant.


  • Taking ownership of the business accounting with support from the FD. You'll use external and internal support to ensure timely, accurate, robust accounts.
  • Working with our offshore team to ensure that basic financial processes are running efficiently and help troubleshoot any issues.
  • Managing day-to-day cash flow through preparing, sending and chasing customer invoices and paying supplier invoices.
  • Supporting the business' monthly reporting providing value-add analysis on financials and KPIs as part of our management and investor reporting.
  • Providing support with forecasting, budgeting and predicting future financial trends and minimise costs where possible.
  • Owning the payroll process and relationship with the payroll provider. Liaise on tax and other payroll issues and act as a primary contact for the business employees.
  • Working with our external accountant on filings for Companies House, HMRC and working with our foreign accounting support for international filings and requirements.
  • Occasionally needing to 'wear multiple hats', supporting HR, Sales, Operations or with commercial or legal projects to add insightful financial support.


  • Part-qualified accountant (CIMA, ACCA, ACA, ICAS)
  • Strong accounting knowledge from practical experience - knowing your debits and credits!
  • BSc degree in a quantitative discipline, or equivalent practical experience
  • Excellent Microsoft Office skills (Excel, Powerpoint, Word). GSuite skills (Sheets, Docs, Slides) a plus.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Effective time management abilities#

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