Assistant Management Accountant- Study Support

Job Title: Assistant Management Accountant- Study Support
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Study Support
Start Date: ASAP
REF: EA_0706AMA_1623051265
Contact Name: Emily Amos
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 2 months ago

Job Description

This role provides key support to the Finance Manager who has overall responsibility for periodic reporting, financial processes and control and providing financial challenge, support and insight to the Retail team on their result.

Your role:

Prepare and post period end journal entries ensuring accurate recording of all costs in a timely manner.
Complete robust balance sheet reconciliations to agreed deadlines with all reconciling items investigated and resolved promptly.
Investigate and prepare narrative explaining variances to budget and prior year for key expense categories.
Maintain and improve upon month end processes to improve efficiency and accuracy of reporting
Supporting the Finance Manager with the preparation of reporting to communicate performance to the management team.
Business partnering
Significant involvement in the year-end process, preparation of deliverables for the audit and assisting the Finance Manager regarding any audit queries
Skills Required:

Studying for a recognised accountancy qualification (ACCA/CIMA/ACA).
Minimum 2 years experience working within a Finance team in a high-volume environment.
Retail industry experience preferable but not essential.