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Assistant Accountant

Job Title: Assistant Accountant
Contract Type: temporary
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £26000 - £29000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 Months
REF: JM040620FFA_1591287447
Contact Name: Jason Mitchell
Contact Email:
Job Published: 9 months ago

Job Description

Assistant Accountant
Central London
6-month temporary contract (possibility for this to be extended)

Vitae has been officially instructed to search for a diligent and dedicated Assistant Accountant to join a highly respected national entity in the public sector. The successful candidate should have a minimum of 3 years experience in an accounts role. You will be part-qualified and have an excellent understanding of the accounting processes. The role will be supporting the wider financial management department.

Key responsibilities will include:

* Ensure monthly management accounts are produced within established and distributed within deadlines.
* Provide monthly analysis of accruals and prepayments.
* Complete the financial sections for reports within deadlines.
* Support the preparation of budget worksheets.
* Support the preparation and compilation of monthly KPIs.
* Compliance to agreed standards and procedures for all finance operations.
* Work with all other Finance colleagues.
* Prepare and upload journals and generate monthly management income and expenditure and balance sheet.
* Deal with routine queries. Provide monthly analysis of accruals and prepayments.
* Provide variance analysis.
* Support preparation of budget worksheets and analysis of expenditure items.
* Respond to queries from the Senior Management Team.
* Collaborate with other managers to support overall organisation and departmental goals and objectives. Adhoc project work as needed.

The ideal candidate will be a personable individual, capable of working within a busy team. This person must be a confident communicator and will have the ability to interpret and utilise complex information. They will also be a proactive and self-motivated individual who can plan, organise and prioritise multiple tasks.

If you meet the above requirements and are interested in the role, please do apply.

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