Accounts Assistant


  • Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

Hannah Searle


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My client is looking to recruit an ambitious, property driven Accounts Assistant to join their fun, bubbly office environment. They are family-owned Property Investment company, covering a mixed portfolio of Commercial and Residential properties in central London. The ideal candidate must be studying towards ACCA or CIMA. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to develop and grown within such a fantastic company.

The role of the Accounts Assistant will include:

  • Prepare rental schedules
  • Asset with management accounts
  • Prepare expense schedules
  • Calculate accruals / prepayment
  • Calculate interest on loans
  • Reconcile Balance Sheet accounts
  • Prepare reconciliation of bank account to ledger
  • Prepare Fixed Asset Schedule
  • Post journals
  • Prepare a capital gain schedule
  • Reconcile VAT account
  • Compile an audit file for review
  • Ad hoc duties for Financial Controller / Accountant

For this role I’m looking for somebody with the following skills and past experience

  • Proven work experience in similar, small team
  • Studying towards ACCA/CIMA
  • Minimum of 1 years property experience
  • Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Excel and solid understanding of IT systems
  • Outstanding organisation and time management skills
  • Working knowledge of how a trial balance is drawn up
  • Working knowledge of double entry book keeping
  • Confident, mature, personable and bright personality
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines, accurately

The salary for this role is up to £32,000 depending on experience with study support.

If this sounds like a position that you would be interested in and you fit the criteria outlined above then apply now.

However if you would like to know more about this role, the responsibilities or the company then feel free to call Hannah Searle at Deverell Smith to discuss further

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