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Accounts assistant

Location: CENTRAL LONDON, LONDON Salary: 22000 - 26000 GBP Per Annum
Sector: Accountancy Job Type: Permanent
Shift Type: N/A Applications: 5
Posted: about 1 year ago Reference: 3051596
This is an exciting opportunity for an aspiring accountant to join a well-known Accountancy practice that have a unique client base.

My Client offer’s business management services to a client base of individuals and businesses within the music, entertainment and sports industries. They are based across three offices in London, America and the Netherlands with four core departments of Business Management, Accountancy, Tour Accounting and Tax.

The ideal candidate will be studying AAT or have already completed it and have the commitment for further study towards the ACCA qualification.

In this role you will be responsible for all aspects of the day-to-day bookkeeping for touring clients. This role is also responsible for providing training and on-going support to new members of the team.

• Process and raise sales invoices
• Process purchase invoices
• Credit control for some clients
• Analysis and processing of expense receipts and credit card statements
• Commissions reporting
• Tour reporting
• VAT returns
• Payment processes
• Reconciliation of expenses, petty cash, bank accounts and credit card statements
• General support and assistance to the Accounts Manager
• Filing of documentation in manual and paperless filing systems
• Responsible for communicating with outside 3rd parties to ensure quarterly reporting and accounting deadlines are met
• Mentoring and assisting with the training of more junior staff

• Excellent attention to detail
• Proactive, organized and self-motivated
• Strong communication and people skills
• Previous experience in bookkeeping •
• Problem solving skills
• An understanding UK VAT returns
• Dependable and reliable
• Music / media interest, desirable

• AAT level 3 or above
• Committed to further study towards an ACCA qualification
• Ideally educated to A-Level standard or equivalent
• Knowledge in Microsoft Excel and ideally Quickbooks online

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