Accounts Assistant

Job Title: Accounts Assistant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: North London, London
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH54219
Contact Name: Dora Bagshaw
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 08, 2016 12:09

Job Description

An opportunity to work with a an established Audit, Tax and Business Advisory Firm for music, film and sports companies has arisen.

This is a temporary/contract opportunity starting straight away. If you are interested and have the relevant experience please get in contact ASAP:


Assistant Accountant


The main duties of the job will include:

  • Maintain general, sales and purchase ledgers
  • Assist with Tour Accounting
  • Liaising with Clients when necessary
  • Maintain cash book and produce bank and credit card reconciliations.
  • Cash / other receipts analysis.
  • Assisting with the preparation of Statutory and Management Accounts.
  • Quarterly / annual VAT returns.
  • Administrative tasks including raising sales invoices, making bank transfers and filing etc.


  • The applicant must be able to work effectively as part of a team and be confident communicating with colleagues and clients.
  • Must be educated to a minimum of A Level or equivalent, be numerate with strong IT and analytical skills.
  • Proficient working knowledge of Excel
  • The ideal candidate will have at least 12 months experience in an accountancy practice.
  • Prior music and entertainment industry knowledge would be a bonus, but is not essential.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.