Part-Qualified Assistant Financial Accountant, Telecoms, Central London, £30-35k

Posted On: Closing On: Tuesday, 09 January 2018 Monday, 09 April 2018
Category Finance
Department Permanent
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Job Description:

Global IT / Telecommunications firm is looking for a part-qualified (ACCA, CIMA or equivalent) Assistant Financial Accountant to join its EMEA Financial Reporting team based in central London.

Reporting to a Finance Manager, as part of a Financial Reporting team of around 30 people, the successful candidate will assist the team with the full financial reporting requirements for a region turning over £1bn+


  • Reviews, verifies and approves transactions and journal entries.
  • Prepares and reconciles income and balance sheet, profit and loss, consolidated and other accounting statements.
  • Responsible for maintaining accounts and records in various general and/or cost accounting functions.
  • Prepares, collects and analyzes financial data and prepares reports and recommendations.
  • May design, modify, install and/or maintain general accounting systems.
  • Involved with ensuring procedures and internal controls are followed in compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley.


Preferred Skills:


  • Candidates must be an early stage studier or part-qualified in ACCA, CIMA or equivalent
  • Strong academic background preferred (University degree, decent A Levels etc)
  • Candidates must have strong Assistant Accountant level experience, with solid month end experience, featuring journal postings and balance sheet reconciliations as a minimum
  • Strong Excel skills are a must
  • Experience of an ERP system such as Oracle or SAP would be an advantage
  • Candidates will ideally have worked in a large and busy multi-national company, although this isn't essential
  • However candidates must demonstrate the qualities to work in such an environment: dynamic, calm under pressure, hard-working, self-motivated, working off own initiative, excellent communication skills, team-work


If you feel you have the skills and experience to perform this role please send your CV today.

Please note that only successful applicants will be contacted