Assistant Management Accountant - Media

Job Title: Assistant Management Accountant - Media
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, London
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH54354
Contact Name: Jocasta Jones
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 18, 2016 15:41

Job Description

Our client is one of the UK's most successful independent media brands. They are currently seeking a new Assistant Management Accountant to join their central London based accounting team.

The ideal candidate will be studying towards a professional qualification, such as ACCA or CIMA and will have a strong academic background.

Reporting to the Senior Management Accountant, you will be responsible for the following:

  • Assistance in the preparation of the monthly management accounts up to trial balance
  • Monthly VAT return to HMRC
  • Liaison with parent company on a monthly basis to ensure all monthly journals are posted accurately
  • Providing assistance with year end audit
  • Ensure balance sheet reconciliations are reconciled on a quarterly basis
  • Assist Management Accountant in preparation of forecasts/budgets

The ideal candidate:

  • Media, broadcast or publishing experience strongly preferred
  • Actively studying ACCA/CIMA
  • Strong double entry journal posting experience
  • Strong Excel knowledge
  • A progressive attitude, excellent communicator and keen attention to detail
  • Sage 200 experience a bonus

In return, you will receive excellent benefits, which includes full study support.

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.