Assistant Management Accountant- Fashion/Retail

Job Title: Assistant Management Accountant- Fashion/Retail
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, London
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Reference: BBHH 9345623
Contact Name: Alice Cassidy
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 30, 2016 17:51

Job Description

If you're looking for your next challenge and are interested in working within the retail industry, Handle have the opportunity for you! One of the UK's leading Retail Companies are looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Assistant Management Accountant to join their growing team. Based in Central London this is a 12 month fixed term contract where you will report directly to the Management Accountant and have the opportunity to gain exposure to month end duties.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assisting in the preparation of monthly management accounts
  • Journal posting
  • Accruals and prepayments
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Assisting in preparation of VAT returns
  • Setting up new suppliers
  • Ad hoc duties

The ideal candidate will have experience working in a fast-paced, multi-currency environment with ideally 1-2 years' experience, preferably within retail. You will be able to prioritise and meet deadlines, have strong communication skills and a proactive approach to your position. Degree level or equivalent and currently studying towards ACCA/ CIMA qualification would be desirable but is not essential to the role. This is a fantastic opportunity for a talented Assistant Management Accountant to gain experience within the retail industry, if this interests you please get in contact!

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.