Financial Accountant, Central London

Recruiter
Byron Finance
Location
London
Salary
35000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
17 May 2017
Closes
25 May 2017
Category
Accounting
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client a niche real estate company is looking to recruit an experienced Financial Accountant to join their small but busy team. Reporting to the Finance Manager, you will have responsibility for the daily and month end process, double-entry accounting and accounts preparation. You will have strong technical knowledge and previous experience of balance sheet reconciliations and accounts to trial balance stage. Applicants must be able to demonstrate a stable employment record and advanced Excel skills. This is an excellent opportunity for an individual who enjoys working in a busy but friendly environment. The chosen candidate must be a part or qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA or CIMA) and business services background desirable.Duties will include:• Prepare monthly management accounts• Prepare balance sheet reconciliations and journals• Analyse monthly movements• Produce reporting for accounts payable/receivable, prepayments, accruals and fixed assets• Produce budget to actual variance analysis• Manage aged debt• Review monthly cash flow forecasts• Prepare financial accounts for European entities• Complete and submit company VAT returns• Support the Finance Manager• Adhoc analysis and projects to support the needs of the businessYou must have:• Working towards an accounting qualification (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent)• Strong technical accounting experience, preferably from within a practice environment• Strong Excel skills, VBA and Macro experience preferredDue to the high volume of applications we receive, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted in relation to this vacancy. We do however value your details and will retain them on file to enable our consultants to contact you should a suitable opportunity arise.Byron Recruitment Limited trading as Byron Finance operates as an Employment Agency and an Employment Business. Byron Finance is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Byron Finance is a member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC)