WIP, Revenue & Billing Accountant - Communications / PR

Job Title: WIP, Revenue & Billing Accountant - Communications / PR
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Reference: 653265
Contact Name: Mya Arun
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 17, 2018 16:34

Job Description

WIP, Revenue & Billing Accountant - Communications / PR

Handle are proud to be working alongside a leading brand-building and communications partner based in the heart of London to recruit a WIP, Revenue & Billing Accountant to join the team. Working closely alongside the FD this position is a key part of the finance function and will be extremely value adding.

Suitable for an experienced Revenue accountant with WIP experience, this is a progressive client facing role where you will be required to build and maintain vital business relationships.

Main responsibilities for the WIP, Revenue & Billing Accountant will involve but not be limited to the below tasks:

  • Managing WIP costs for all client projects
  • ensure all costs have been posted correctly
  • budget reconciliations, comparing actual to estimated and ensuring results are communicated
  • Managing all company credit cards
  • Producing client invoices for all departments
  • Preparing backup and sending all client expense invoices out
  • Dealing with client queries
  • Dealing with external audit queries
  • Updating client lists for our suppliers
  • Tracking all costs
  • Reporting on profitability of recharge costs and highlighting reasons for any losses
  • Ensuring staff are following correct procedures - PO system, company credit card, mailing form, timesheets, freelancer form, conference call form

This is a superb position requiring a highly experienced and capable individual to assist in driving the business forward. You possess strong communication skills and relationship building skills and have the below technical skill set:

Requirements for the WIP & Billing Accountant

  • WIP experience is a essential
  • Excel Skills including V - Look ups, pivots and macro's
  • Income recognition experience
  • Excellent communications skills
  • Understanding of double entry
  • Previous experience in finance and willing to progress in the sector
  • Excellent accuracy and attention to detail
  • PR industry experience is highly desirable

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds

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.