Assistant Management Accountant

Recruiter
Henry Fox Recruitment
Location
London
Salary
30000.00 - 39999.00 GBP Annual
Posted
07 Aug 2017
Expires
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent

Our client is a successful multi-channel retailer of high-end furniture and accessories for the home. A very exciting time to join whilst they are growing and currently have over 12 stores as well as a huge growing online market!

We are currently looking to recruit an experienced Assistant Management Accountant to join their Head Office in Oxfordshire.

Your main duties will include:

Assisting with the preparation and production of the monthly management accounts
Provide support and assistance with year-end statutory accounts
Perform monthly balance sheet reconciliations in an accurate and timely manner
Assist with the reconciliation of sales over our varying channels
Responsible for monitoring daily and weekly cash flow
Preparation and input of accruals, prepayments and other journals as required
Assist with the processing of both UK and Foreign supplier payment runs
Maintaining the fixed asset register and reconciling fixed asset additions/disposals
Liaising with other departments and managing expectations
Ad-hoc analysis and resolution of accounting queries
To continuously review and improve work processes and the levels of service provided, maintaining a close liaison with principal customers both internal and external
To support the Finance Controller with ad-hoc tasks for the general financial management of the business

Key requirements for the position include:
Ideally part qualified in ACCA/CIMA and actively working towards an accountancy qualification
Have a strong proven track record in accounts preparation with a minimum of 2 years' experience in a similar and demanding role with relevant technical experience
Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
Competent in the use of Microsoft Office Excel (intermediate level required)
Methodical and organised approach to varying workloads with a strong attention to detail
Highly organised and able to work on own initiative.
Excellent written and communication skills
Motivated, confident and a good team player
Flexible to be able to work extra hours during month end/period end if required