Assistant Accountant - Retail Sector

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    FMCG & Retail

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  • Salary:

    £28000 - £32000 per annum + Study Support + Benefits

  • Contact:

    Cameron Streader

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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Goodman Masson are looking for an ambitious and career driven Assistant Accountant to join our clients leading retail organisation based in Central London. This is a great opportunity for an individual looking to build on their existing skillset in a dynamic and progressive environment whilst gaining broad exposure to the the entire Finance & Banking function.

Key responsibilities:

  • Assisting in the preparation of monthly and weekly reporting.
  • Responsible for reconciling a multiple balance sheet accounts on a monthly basis.
  • Analysis of departmental spend against budget and assisting in producing accurate cash flow forecasts.
  • Assist with annual accounts preparation and production of full audit packs and audit queries.
  • Set up weekly payment runs and bank reconciliation.

In order to be considered for this role you must be a Part-Qualified accountant (ACCA/CIMA) and have at least 2 years experience working as an Accounts Assistant/Assistant Accountant, ideally within the Retail/FMCG sector. Strong communication skills both written and verbal are essential, along with a proactive, self-starter and can-do attitude. Working knowledge of Sage or Netsuite is also desirable.

What's on offer:

Along with a competitive salary, the company also offers study support and huge discounts on their products.


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