Accountant

New
  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Salary
    £ 39000 - £ 40000 / Year
  • Category
    Accountancy & Finance - AAT
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Banking and Financial Services
  • External Reference
    JN-102021-212739

Job Title: Accountant
Contract: Full Time, Permanent
Location: City of London
Salary: £40,000 + Bonus
Office Based - Monday to Friday (Including
Travel)


Key purpose:


My client is looking for a motivated Accountant to join their growing team based in Central London.


Key Responsibilities:



  1. Lead main accounting functions: payrolls, social insurances registrations, payments, tax calculation and ensure VAT returns are submitted in time




  1. Inventory management:



  • Maintain the invoicing and accounts payable processes, prepare monthly reconciliation statements with suppliers

  • Monitor restaurant's Cost-of-Goods levels, prepare ad-hoc reports and help to identify further opportunities

  • Improve existing inventory management process by implementing industry best practices




  1. Cash-flow management:



  • Prepare weekly income reports and reconcile weekly cash deposits

  • make regular payments (suppliers' invoices, payroll, taxes)

  • monitor bank accounts balances and prepare monthly reconciliations




  1. Monthly reporting



  • Prepare monthly financial statements (Cash-Flow, P&L)

  • Prepare and file VAT and company tax returns

  • Based on the monthly financial statements perform analytical review of the operational results




  1. Preparation of various documentation on request.




  1. Preparation of various reports on an ad-hoc basis and on request.



Knowledge and skills:



  • ACCA certified or equivalent

  • Experience in restaurant/hospitality business will be a strong advantage

  • Self-motivated, adaptive, eager learner who can manage and prioritize an evolving workload

  • Analytical mindset and great attention to detail

  • Excel, basic general MS Office, Xero/Sage/Quickbooks






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