Assistant Accountant

  • Job Reference: 4807
  • Date Posted: 8 December 2021
  • Recruiter: Arlington Resource Management
  • Location: London
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: benefits
  • Sector: Finance Manager, Management Accountant, Assistant Accountant, Bookkeeper
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Ambitious Assistant Accountant (Hybrid - London / Home) - Our client is an exciting and dynamic specialist property investment, development and asset management business, with an interesting mix of property / real estate investments and an exciting acquisition strategy in the UK and Europe.

Key to its growth plans is to recruit a dynamic and ambitious Assistant Accountant to work alongside the CFO/FD and CEO and in time take responsibility for Finance and Operations in the business. You will have a background as an assistant accountant / management accountant / finance manager / bookkeeper, looking to expand your career.

Supporting the CFO/FD in building the strategy, the new Assistant Accountant will work towards taking full responsibility for:

  • Monthly, quarterly and annual management accounts, board reports and investor reports
  • Maintain cash flow forecasts, providing analysis of revenue and expenditure
  • Implement processes for accounting systems, payroll and invoicing
  • Responsible for HMRC and other tax filings, VAT, payroll and accounts
  • Support the CFO providing analysis of investor returns
  • Day to day invoicing, accounts payable and accounts receivable
  • Support corporate finance with deal structuring and debt finance activity
  • Prepare the draft year-end financial accounts and filings for multiple entities
  • Ad hoc financial management support as required
  • Ad hoc office management and property management support as required

An interest in the real estate / property sector would be ideal, together with strong commercial skills alongside relevant experience in finance and accounts. This is both a hands-on and strategic role and would suit a flexible ambitious assistant accountant / management accountant / finance manager, keen to go on a journey with a dynamic business.