Associate Finance Assistant
at Robert Half International UK

Date Posted: 19/10/2019

Job Description

Ref ID:  121333-009-98


Robert Half Finance Services representing a boutique international investment manager based in London's West End office in their search for an Associate Finance Assistant.

With more than £19bn of asset under management, this firm offers a bespoke outsourced investment solutions for endowments and foundations.

The role

This fast-growing firm are looking for an Associate Finance Assistant to support investment activities for their growing client base of institutions, family offices and high net-worth individuals. The role of Associate Finance Assistant will (amongst other things) take responsibility for:

  • Responsibility for accounting data including journal entries, supplier and customer invoices
  • Responsibility for Inter-Company transactions
  • Credit control and supplier reconciliations
  • Assistance with VAT, Regulatory, Statistical and Tax submissions
  • Assisting with UK audit
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Preparation of management accounts including variance analysis
  • Preparation of board materials at the appropriate level of sophistication

Your profile

To be considered for the role Associate Finance Assistant working for a boutique international investment manager based in London's West End you must ideally meet the following criteria:

  • Have graduated from a Top 25 University (Degree must be a 2:1 in a subject that demonstrates numeracy)
  • Strong A-Levels; BBB as a minimum
  • Be part-qualified and currently working towards becoming a fully chartered accountant
  • Have at least 2 years' experience within an accounting function of a financial or professional services business
  • Strong communication skills and be able to deal with senior stakeholders
  • Able to work well in a high pressured environment
  • Possess a pragmatic and analytical approach to numbers

NOTE: Please do not apply to this role if you do not meet the above criteria


The successful Associate Finance Assistant working for a boutique international investment manager based in London's West End will be offered a salary of £30-32,000 plus a competitive package including study support and a discretionary bonus.

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