Assistant Accountant

Finance and Accountancy - GBP25000£25,000 - £35,000

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Job Description

  • Temp - Perm
  • London
  • 2022-01-07
  • Job Reference: DF 1228593

A global News / Media Platform in East London are recruiting for an Assistant Accountant to support their Finance Manager and Head of Finance and aid their year-on-year growth.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone to grow, develop and really learn from the Senior Finance Team. You will have the opportunity to get involved with month-end finances and budgeting etc. You will be joining an outgoing & supportive senior team who are truly passionate about the business direction and what they do!

This is a flexible role – you can work flexible hours & fully or partly remote / from home with occasional office visits.

You will be offered an annual salary of circa £35,000 and initially on a contract basis with the view to go permanent.

Key responsibilities:

  • Managing the accounts payable invoice process
  • Processing bank and credit card reconciliations processes
  • Assisting with budgets and tracking expenses
  • Assisting with preparation of month end reporting and providing analysis on reports
  • Working closely with internal stakeholders across multiple teams
  • Raising accounts receivable invoices for review
  • Review, investigate and analyse discrepancies
  • Maintaining confidentiality of all financial data
  • Act as first point of contact for all payment queries

Key requirements:

  • At least 2 years’ experience working within Finance
  • You will ideally be AAT qualified or studying towards AAT or a relevant Finance qualifications
  • Must be able to ask for help and take accountability for transactional finance
  • An interest in world politics or global news would be ideal
  • Experience with Excel including V-lookups & Pivot tables

Please note due to a high number of applications only suitable applicants will be contacted regarding this position. 

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