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Junior Accountant (London, closing date 15 November 2019)

Job title: Junior Accountant

Job type: Full-time

Salary: £18,000–£20,000 pa

Employer: Thurlestone Shipping Limited

Location: City of London

Job details: 

Thurlestone is looking for an ambitious Junior Accountant to provide support to the financial department by managing daily accounting tasks. You will be part of a team of professionals working to maintain order and transparency for the company’s finances.

Preparing financial statements and reporting are a large part of the junior accountant’s day-to-day work. The ideal candidate will be well-versed in accounting principles and able to work comfortably with numbers and attention to detail.

The goal is to contribute to the overall efficient operation of the department and help the company be fully aware of its financial condition. This way it can make the right decisions and accomplish long-term success.

Responsibilities

  • Post and process journal entries to ensure all business transactions are recorded
  • Update accounts receivable and issue invoices
  • Update accounts payable and perform reconciliations
  • Assist in the processing of balance sheets, income statements and other financial statements according to legal and company accounting and financial guidelines
  • Assist with reviewing of expenses etc as assigned
  • Update financial data in databases to ensure that information will be accurate and immediately available when needed
  • Prepare and submit weekly/monthly reports
  • Assist senior accountants in the preparation of monthly/yearly closings
  • Assist with other accounting projects

Required qualifications

  • 1+ yrs of experience in finance
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Self-starter with good MS Office skills
  • Strong team player and ability to handle tasks under pressure and in a timely manner with required quality
  • Qualifications (AAT or CIMA) is a plus but not required
  • Sage experience is a plus but not required

Application instructions: Contact Liam Ross at liamr@thurlestone-shipping.com

Closing date: 15 November 2019

Management Accounts Support (Derby, closing date 15 November 2019)

Job title: Management Accounts Support

Job type: Full-time and part-time considered

Salary: £24,000

Employer: Smith Cooper LLP

Location: Derby

Job details and application instructions: Available on the company website

Closing date: 15 November 2019

Assistant Accountant Apprentice (London, closing date 19 November 2019)

Job title: Assistant Accountant Apprentice

Job type: Full-time

Salary: £18,927 per annum (London Living Wage)

Employer: Plan International UK

Location: London EC1V 9LH

Job details: See the Plan International UK website

Closing date: 19 November 2019

Accounts Assistant (London, closing date 22 November 2019)

Job title: Accounts Assistant

Job type: Full-time

Salary: £20,000 - £24,000

Employer: Wahooti London Ltd

Location: London

Job details:

Wahooti London are a family run creative production house with a passion for print, who offer everything you would expect from a one-stop shop printing and design company. The company is also involved in Merchandise which is run through The Merchandise Consultants.

As the companies are fast growing, they are looking to expand their finance team and have a full-time position available for a junior accounts assistant, reporting to the finance manager and managing directors.The ideal candidate should be AAT qualified (up to level 3 at least) and would benefit from the following:

  • Advanced proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook)
  • Excellent numeracy skills
  • Excellent e-mail, phone, and written communication skills
  • Proactive and enthusiastic approach with a problem-solving mind-set
  • Good organizational skills with a methodical approach to work
  • Experience of using Sage 50/Cloud (although not essential)

The Key responsibilities of the role will include:

  • Management of the sales and purchase ledger
  • Reconciling sales ledger with CRM system
  • Reconciling bank accounts
  • Credit control and chasing outstanding invoices
  • Preparing payment runs
  • Assisting with the preparation of monthly management accounts
  • Supporting the finance manager and managing directors with finance and other admin related tasks
  • Dealing with office stock purchases
  • Organising incoming and outgoing office post
  • General admin related tasks.

Application instructions: Please send a copy of your CV and covering letter to nicolas@wahooti.london and provide your email address if not included on your CV.

Closing date: 22 November 2019

Trainee Management Accountant (Manchester, closing date 30 November 2019)

Job title: Trainee Management Accountant - required urgently

Job type: Full-time

Salary: Dependent upon experience

Employer: Sedulo Accountants Ltd

Location: Manchester City Centre

Job details and application instructions: Available on the company website

Closing date: 30 November 2019

ACA Apprentice (Harrogate, closing date 10 January 2020)

Job title: ACA Apprentice

Job type: Full-time apprenticeship

Salary: £21,000

Employer: AM&Co

Location: Harrogate

Job details: See the ICAEW training vacancies website

Closing date: 10 January 2020

Audit and Accounts Apprentice (Argyll Street, London, closing date 21 January 2020)

Job title: Audit and Accounts Apprentice

Job type: Two-year training contract, apprenticeship

Salary: No less than £19,000

Employer: Blick Rothenberg Limited

Location: London

Job details: An enthusiastic and motivated candidate with excellent A Level results is required to provide support to assistant managers, managers and senior managers within a fast growing Audit and Accounts department. The role involves working with a wide variety of clients including employees, entrepreneurs and high-net worth individuals, with a mixture of international and domestic financial affairs. This would suit an ambitious candidate with a desire to further their education with a professional qualification whilst receiving relevant experience and on-the-job training. For candidates, excellent communications skills are a must, as are the personal skills necessary to work as a team member and maintain good relations with clients. It is expected that candidates will be able to demonstrate strong numerical and analytical skills and will be self-motivated.

Read full details and apply on the employer's website 

Closing date: 21 January 2020

Audit and Accounts Apprentice (Great Queen Street, London, closing date 21 January 2020)

Job title: Audit and Accounts Apprentice

Job type: Two-year training contract, apprenticeship

Salary: No less than £19,000

Employer: Blick Rothenberg Limited

Location: London

Job details: An enthusiastic and motivated candidate with excellent A Level results is required to provide support to assistant managers, managers and senior managers within a fast growing Audit and Accounts department. The role involves working with a wide variety of clients including employees, entrepreneurs and high-net worth individuals, with a mixture of international and domestic financial affairs. This would suit an ambitious candidate with a desire to further their education with a professional qualification whilst receiving relevant experience and on-the-job training. For candidates, excellent communications skills are a must, as are the personal skills necessary to work as a team member and maintain good relations with clients. It is expected that candidates will be able to demonstrate strong numerical and analytical skills and will be self-motivated.

Read full details and apply on the employer's website

Closing date: 21 January 2020