Accountant

  • Location
    City Of London, Greater London
  • Salary
    £50,000.00/Year
  • Category
    Accountancy & Finance - Accountancy & Finance
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    Banking and Financial Services
  • External Reference
    JN-092021-205486

Job Title: Accountant



Team size: 3


Office: London


Work quota: 2-3 days per week


Temporary position




We have an opportunity for a temporary position as part of the accounting team in our London office in one of our key European locations.



Responsibilities:� Responsible for day-to-day and general accounting activities for two of our UK based group entities


� Quarter-end closing and group reporting processes, including closing journal entries and account reconciliations


� Assisting with the interim and year-end audit process


� Preparing quarterly VAT returns


� Assisting in the annual budgeting process


� Identifying areas within the accounting process for potential improvements


� Ensuring adherence to internal controls - locally


Requirements:We are looking for a reliable and trustworthy individual with good analytic skills and ability to pay excellent attention to detail and adhere to strict deadlines.



The role is based in the City of London and will be offered on a fixed term to cover


maternity leave until 31st May 2022



Relevant financial accounting experience.



Furthermore, you must have an accurate, diligent and independent working style and a strong desire


to learn and succeed. Good communication skills are required, as well as MS-Office knowledge.


Experience in dealing with stakeholders in different geographical locations would be a plus.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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