Finance Assistant

  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Salary
    £ 30000 - £ 35000 / Year
  • Category
    Banking & Financial Services - Accountancy & Finance
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Banking and Financial Services
  • External Reference
    JN-092021-205499



Finance Assistant Part-time (3-4 days per week), London, UK


The Details:



We are on the lookout for people who want more than a job - they want to help build a company that disrupts an entire industry. With this company, you'll be given an opportunity to push your boundaries, to find out what you're capable of, to work with and learn from incredibly smart colleagues, and to enjoy the journey of building a business. Sound like something you can get on board with? Awesome.




The Work:



  • Posting purchase invoices to Xero

  • Weekly bank reconciliations

  • Helping to prepare VAT and US sales tax returns

  • Preparing bi-weekly and monthly payroll

  • Managing and monitoring accounts payable/receivable

  • Maintaining accounts: posting and verifying the accuracy of transactions

  • Preparation of monthly reporting pack

  • Dealing with financial paperwork and filing

  • Liaising with US-based accountants

  • Helping with treasury and cash management

  • Preparation of KPI reporting

  • Other ad-hoc duties as required



The Traits:



  • Excellent interpersonal and time management skills

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Can work well under pressure

  • Reliable and consistently meets deadlines

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Enthusiastic with a proactive personality and 'can do' approach



The Experience:



  • (tech/retail/e-commerce is an advantage)

  • Knowledge and understanding of UK FRS (US GAAP and compliance preferable)

  • Experience in preparation of profit and loss accounts and an ability to interpret and explain them

  • Skilled in MS Excel, G Suite and Xero



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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