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Assistant Research Account, Wimbledon, London

Job Title: Assistant Research Account, Wimbledon, London
Contract Type: permanent
Location: Croydon, Surrey
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: JM200220CRO_1582202009
Contact Name: Jason Mitchell
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Assistant Research Accountant / South London / £30-34k

Our client, a globally recognised London-based cancer research organisation is looking for an Assistant Research Accountant to join its team.

The successful candidate will be either training or part-qualified for CCAB qualification. Management accounting experience in a grant funding environment is desirable, as well as an understanding of Agresso.

Day to day duties:

* Carrying out and reviewing expenditure reports from the accounting system
* Assist in the provision of grant costing information for applications
* Ensuring expenditure aligns within the agreed budget and then highlight the variances
* Preparing income and expenditure reports against budget
* Establishing and maintaining comprehensive grant records
* Ensuring allocated costs are charged to the correct project
* Reconciling the project accounts, ensure all income and expenditure has been correctly accounted for
* Maintain a full schedule of income due for each project and budget
* Preparing and raising invoices onto accounting system
* Review and correction of income and expenditure actuals and accruals.
* Providing assistance with the training and support of budget holders in using company systems
* Provide the mid-year forecast and revised forecast for assigned projects


CCAB part-qualified or currently studying (or equivalent)
Experience working within a research-based environment
Use of computer and accounting packages, including advanced Excel skills
Strong written communication skills
Able to work on own initiative and organise own workload

Please submit your application as soon as possible to ensure your details are considered.