Trainee Accounts Assistant / Purchase Ledger Clerk

  • Job Reference: 4767
  • Date Posted: 13 July 2021
  • Recruiter: Arlington Resource Management
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £20,000 to £22,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: + study + benefits
  • Sector: Assistant Accountant, Accounts Assistant
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Trainee Accounts Assistant / Purchase Ledger Clerk (office based in Central London)- our client is a one of London's premier property investment companies seeking an enthusiastic Graduate or ACCA/AAT studier for a junior role in its accounts function. Supporting an excellent team of qualified and part qualified accountants, the role will include:

  • Purchase ledger, supporting the Manager with all aspects of purchase ledger including posting of invoices, arranging the payment run, reconciling supplier statements and dealing with queries
  • General accounts duties including bank reconciliations, track and analyse credit card expenditure and provide cover for the sales ledger and payroll
  • Support the management accountants and other accounts staff with month end journals, variance analysis and year end reporting

A relevant Accounting degree or similar / AAT is preferred although non-graduates with relevant accounting experience would be considered. Strong IT skills are essential, together with good verbal and written communication skills. The company offers an excellent opportunity to learn and progress with a career in Accounts and study ACCA/AAT/CIMA once you have settled in.