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Assistant Accountant - Luxury Retail

Job Title: Assistant Accountant - Luxury Retail
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH57564_1489514995
Contact Name: Sophie Juliff
Contact Email: sophie.juliff@handle.co.uk
Job Published: March 14, 2017 18:09

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Assistant Accountant to join a rapidly growing British luxury jewellery brand. Reporting to the Head of Finance this position is a key role supporting the Finance function and the rest of the business. It is an all-around role providing great breadth and depth of experience in a fast-paced and dynamic environment. For the right candidate, this role will grow into a Management Accounting role in the future.

This is a multi-channel business offering variety and the opportunity to establish systems and processes as the company grows.

Main Responsibilities

-Manage the purchase ledger from coding to payments to supplier statement reconciliations

-Audit, process and reconciliation of credit card bills

-Accruals, prepayments and journal postings

-Daily Bank reconciliations

-Weekly Petty Cash reconciliations

-Assisting with management accounts process

-Monthly payroll processing including pension submission and reconciliations

-Monthly EC Sales submission

The ideal candidate:

- Accounts experience

-Strong payroll experience

-Sage 200 and Sage 50 experience

-Retail/Fashion industry background

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.