Assistant Accountant/Business Partner

Job Title: Assistant Accountant/Business Partner
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: West End, London
Salary: £175 - £190 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH64817
Contact Name: Edward Cardona
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 25, 2018 13:19

Job Description

Handle are currently working with an instantly recognisable, blue chip entertainment business who are looking for an Assistant Accountant/Business Partner to join their busy team. In this role, the successful candidate will be working with various different stakeholders including finance/non-finance members. Therefore, you will need to be confident, outgoing and have the ability to engage with your audience. Having strong SAP knowledge is also essential to this position.

Other responsibilities include

  • Monthly analysis of overhead costs and preparation of variance reports
  • Business Partner with various stakeholders to explain financial transactions
  • Assisting with the production of yearly budgets
  • Intercompany reconciliations along with detailed analysis
  • Posting month-end journals
  • Reconciliation of key monthly balance sheet accounts
  • Analysis and management of contractor costs
  • Provide support during the month end close process

Candidate requirements

  • Finalist or Newly qualified ACCA/CIMA or international equivalent
  • Possess strong SAP skills
  • Be personable, confident and outgoing to work with senior stakeholders
  • Excellent communication skills (both written & verbal)
  • Ability to work within a time pressured environment
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Be immediately available or have a maximum of a one week notice period

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.