ASSISTANT MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTANT (MATERNITY COVER)

  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Category
    Accountancy & Finance - AAT
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    Banking and Financial Services
  • External Reference
    1208CB

Fixed Term Contract (12-month Maternity Cover)
My client is seeking an Assistant Management Accountant to join their busy Finance team, based in Aldgate East, London.


The Finance team provides a complete finance service to the whole company, addressing all issues of a financial nature and providing all relevant information to meet internal and external demands. These services may include, but are not limited to:



  • Reporting and control

  • Income management

  • Financial reporting to external bodies

  • Annual accounts preparation

  • Debt management and payroll.


You will work with the Finance Manager to provide first class finance and payroll related administrative support. This post involves: purchase ledger, receivables ledger, credit control and payroll processing duties.


Significant relevant experience of general financial duties is essential.


To be considered for this role, the successful candidate will have:



  • Experience of working within a Finance team/department undertaking a similar role.

  • A relevant degree or professional finance related qualification (e.g. CIMA, AAT, ACCA etc.)

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to build and maintain strong collaborative relationships at all levels.

  • Exceptional attention to detail with the ability to produce accurate work.

  • Strong organisational skills with the ability to prioritise in order to meet deadlines.

  • The ability to respond effectively to changing priorities.

  • The ability to use initiative and to work autonomously.

  • Confidence with effective negotiation skills.

  • Good financial analytical skills with a good level of numeracy and ability to problem solve.

  • Strong Excel skills including: Pivot Tables and VLOOKUP.

  • Intermediate/higher level general IT skills.

  • An understanding of the principles of accounting processes and procedures.

  • Some experience of administering staff payroll and a good working knowledge of Sage 50 software (Desirable).

  • Awareness of the provisions of the Data Protection and Freedom of Information Acts.


For further enquiries regarding this role please call: 02075129325

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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Please apply with your CV to: Ellouise Champion