Junior Accountant

Job Title: Junior Accountant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, England
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Duration: 6 Months
REF: AF030419_1554293483
Contact Name: Alex Feeney
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

The Consultancy Group are currently recruiting for a Junior Accountant. You'll assist the Senior Financial Accountant with the management of all day-to-day monetary operations, overseeing inputs into the accounting software platforms and overseeing the accounts payable functions. This role is critical for supporting our financial reporting, budgeting and strategic decision making as they continue their significant growth into 2019 and beyond.

The role:

  • You will be responsible for accounts payable and the management of vital supplier relations
  • Oversee various bank reconciliations, including the collation of information and documentation from our stores
  • Manage our internal PO and personal expenses claims system
  • Assist and monitor store cash reconciliations
  • Deal with ad-hoc finance queries from HQ personnel and our store managers
  • Monitor and prepare budgets & forecasts for regular company meetings
  • Build a trusting relationship with internal departments, assisting with receipts and invoice processing
  • Assist with payroll set-up, queries and maintenance, liaising with the Retail team to ensure this is carried out efficiently
  • Follow strict privacy and Data Protection guidelines at all times when handling sensitive financial information

Who you are:

  • You're currently studing a relevent finance qualification ACCA/CIMA or equivalent and have recent in-depth accounting experience
  • You have Intermediate or Higher level Excel experience
  • You work in a calm, analytical and methodical way
  • You're able to juggle multiple projects in a busy work environment
  • You enjoy organising, problem-solving and seeing a project grow from strength to strength
  • You show great initiative, positivity and determination
  • An excellent communicator, written or verbally, and patient when explaining processes to others