Senior Accountant

Recruiter
Michael Page
Location
London
Salary
£250 - £300 per day
Posted
15 Feb 2019
Closes
25 Feb 2019
Ref
13992977/001
Contact
Jesse Barrett
Job role
Accountant
Sector
Recruitment
Contract type
Interim
Hours
Part time

The Senior Accountant will be joining the business to support the Finance Manager and Finance Director. It will initially be a 9 month role, with opportunity to go permanent. This role would suit a newly qualified accountant looking to take that next step up and continue learning and developing.

Client Details

My client is a growing consultancy business based in Central London. They are predicting over 20% growth in the next year and need to increase their finance team to support this. It is a family owned business, so is quite tight knit, with heavy involvement from the stakeholders.

Description

The Senior Accountant will be responsible for;

  • Preparation of Management Accounts.
  • Weekly reporting of revenue figures.
  • Journal calculations, posting for accruals and prepayments.
  • Reconciliations and adjustments of the sales ledger.
  • Performing bank payments and reconciliations.
  • Prepare the quarterly VAT return.
  • Ad-hoc project work - including filling in for the Finance Manager as required.

Profile

The Senior Accountant will have;

  • Will be a qualified accountant with an ACCA/CIMA qualification or QBE with an AAT qualification.
  • Worked in an SME - essential.
  • Payroll system knowledge - essential.
  • Worked in a consultancy firm or sales - desirable.
  • Implemented a new financial system -desirable.
  • Working knowledge of SAGE 50 - desirable.
  • Excellent communication skills.

Job Offer

  • A 9 month contract - with the potential to go permanent.
  • A competitive day rate of £250-300 p/d dependent on previous experience.
  • Support for learning and development.

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