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Finance Assistant

Ref: JN -122018-64338
Salary
GBP25000 - GBP32000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Location
UK, London
Sector
Accounting, Accounts Assistant
Date
4th January 2019
Job Type
Permanent

Cobalt are recruiting on behalf of a leading Fintech firm, specialising within regulatory reporting for over 800 clients, including FTSE 100 businesses.

This business are seeing a highly organised and detail-oriented financial assistant to join their market leading finance team. You will assist with the day-to-day tasks in the finance department and play an integral role in the Finance function assisting the maintenance of account information and reporting to management.

Other duties include:

  • Take on primary responsibility for the following functions:
    • Accounts payable
    • Accounts receivable
    • Expense reporting
    • Cash reporting and managing receipts and payments
    • Month end processes and reconciliations
    • Preparation of management accounts and management reporting
  • Assist in preparation of financial statements and reports
  • Assist in creating and settling budgets
  • Update and maintain financial records
  • Prepare spreadsheets for data entry, including budgets, accounting information, etc.
  • Take direction from and report to financial manager
  • Independently prioritise daily tasks and responsibilities
  • Assist with audits as necessary
  • Adhere to current accounting/finance laws and regulations

Key requirements

  • Part-Qualified ACCA/CIMA/ACA/AAT
  • Advanced MS Excel skills (creating spreadsheets and using financial functions)
  • Familiarity with accounting software (e.g. QuickBooks or Oracle)
  • Knowledgeable in basic accounting/bookkeeping practices and processes
  • Excellent communicator, both spoken and written
  • Strong organisational and time-management skills

If you would like the chance to become qualified, work with a growing business and gain exposure to some of the biggest businesses globally, please apply with an up to date CV.

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