Assistant Accountant

Job Title: Assistant Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + study package, parking
Reference: 3456504_1543833284
Contact Name: Harry Ataou
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 03, 2018 10:34

Job Description

Assistant Accountant - Leading Investment Business - £25,000 - £30,000 per annum - Gloucester - Hays

Your new company

Hays Accountancy & Finance are currently partnering with a leading and rapidly growing investment business seeking a dynamic and experienced Assistant Fund Accountant based in Gloucester, Gloucestershire. This permanent finance role will work closely with the Fund Accountant carrying out all accounting duties relating to the Property Team and also support the wider business in general finance processes. This can be a progressive or steady position for the right finance professional, where you can really add value and/or develop further.

Your new role

Your key duties will include making timely payment of invoices across multiple trading companies, actioning loan drawdowns, monitoring payments and chasing monies not paid. You will be required to assist in the preparation of monthly interest statements, assist with the production of management accounts and financial statements along with maintaining various reports for the Property Team. You will be expected to assist with the financial creation of new companies required for underlying trading activities including opening bank accounts and registering with HMRC. Along with this, you will support the wider business with general accounting duties.

What you'll need to succeed

To be considered for this exciting Assistant Fund Accountant role, you must have previous bookkeeping experience with knowledge of dealing with VAT statements and completing bank reconciliations. You will be proactive with strong attention to detail and a dynamic working approach. Ideally you will be working towards completion of your AAT, AAT qualified or equivalent; finance professionals qualified by experience will also be considered. A basic knowledge of MS Excel spreadsheets is essential. It would be advantageous if you have worked within the Investment Sector previously with the ability to read and understand loan agreements and have experience with Sage 50 packages.

What you'll get in return

This permanent Assistant Fund Accountant role based in Gloucester, Gloucestershire is offering a salary of £25,000 - £30,000 per annum with benefits including on-site parking, pension scheme, staff incentives, study package (if applicable) and career development if wanted. A great opportunity to join a leading and rapidly growing investment organisation where you can really value and develop further.

What you need to do now

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