Assistant Accountant
at Robert Half International UK

Date Posted: 24/08/2019

Job Description

Ref ID:  2308RF05


Robert Half Finance and Accounting are working closely with a real estate group encountering a period of growth. The company manages a huge amount of commercial real estate and is growing at an exponential rate. As the business is expanding, they are now looking to take on an Assistant Accountant to work closely with and report to the Financial Controller. Your duties in this role will include but are not limited to:

  • Preparing annual financial statements for incorporated businesses, including LPs and limited companies as well as assisting with the audit process.
  • Preparing periodic management accounts (P&L, Balance Sheet, Cashflow and Cost Variance Reports) for the residential development company and our Funds.
  • Assisting in the preparation of tax computations.
  • Preparing VAT returns
  • Dealing with clients on a regular basis
  • Assist the year-end audit process for the companies
  • Posting journals
  • Verifying subcontractors and preparing CIS returns
  • Assisting in the preparation of loan compliance reports
  • Managing the purchase ledger, sales ledger and payment run process
  • Raise sales invoices
  • Preparing bank compliance reports
  • Preparing the financial elements of client and board reports

The suitable candidate will full fill the following criteria:

  • AAT qualified (or equivalent) or qualified by experience
  • Previous experience in accounts preparation
  • Proficient in MS Office 2007 (i.e. Excel, Word and Outlook) and Sage
  • Excellent presentation and interpersonal skills

Salary and Benefits

  • £27,000 - £30,000 + competitive benefits

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