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Assistant Accountant

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We are currently hiring for the position of Assistant Accountant to join the dynamic team of a property development company. This is a fantastic opportunity for a skilled and motivated individual to contribute to the finance team in a fast-paced and exciting environment. As an Assistant Accountant, you will play a crucial role in maintaining the accounting records for the company and its approximately 25 entities within the group.

Job Requirements

  • Assist the finance team in maintaining accurate accounting records for the company and group entities
  • Perform day-to-day accounting tasks, including accounts payable and receivable management, bank reconciliations, and general ledger maintenance
  • Support in the preparation of monthly financial statements and management reports
  • Assist with the coordination of month-end and year-end close processes
  • Collaborate with team members to ensure compliance with accounting standards and company policies
  • Assist in the preparation of VAT returns, tax filings, and regulatory reporting
  • Contribute to the improvement of accounting processes and procedures
  • Provide support during external audits and liaise with auditors as necessary
  • Undertake ad hoc financial analysis and reporting as required


  • Relevant qualification or working towards a professional accounting qualification (e.g., AAT, ACCA)
  • Strong understanding of accounting principles and practices
  • Experience in maintaining accounting records and performing basic financial analysis
  • Proficiency in accounting software and Microsoft Excel
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy in data entry and financial reporting
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to work effectively in a team and independently
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Robert Walters Operations Limited is an employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Accountancy & Finance

Focus: Accountant

Industry: Real Estate and Property

Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per annum

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Associate

Location: Southwark

Job Reference: 3I8DKQ-EBB042AA

Date posted: 28 May 2024

Consultant: Eirini Vrodos

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