Assistant Accountant - Practice

Location: City of London, London
Contract Type: Contract
Specialisation: Finance & Accounting
Salary: £150 - £180 per day
REF: TEMP0183298329_1499876249
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Assistant Accountant to join a Mid-Tier Accountancy firm in the International Outsourcing department. The successful applicant will be AAT qualified or ACCA part qualified with previous experience in a public practice. The Assistant Accountant will be assigned their own portfolio of clients and will be working alongside senior members of staff. Good communication skills are needed.

Duties:
- Organising source documentation received from clients for processing
- Supervision and training of Financial Administrators
- Preparation and review of monthly journals; prepayments, accruals, salaries & depreciation
- Completion of VAT reporting requirements
- Assistance with year-end procedures and liaising with auditors
- Liaising with clients and answering routine queries
- Preparation of low-risk FSA returns
- Preparation of cash flow forecasts
- Monthly reporting packages and preparation of accurate financial reporting packs for review
- Intercompany reconciliations

As a member of the International Outsourcing team, you will receive on the job training to complement your technical knowledge and will be provided with the opportunity to learn a variety of accountancy software packages and build strong relations with clients.