Finance Associate - circa £30K + bens and bonus
Our client, a highly regarded Investment firm with circa $45Bil of AUM has a newly created role within their Finance team. The successful candidate will have a positive, can-do attitude and studying towards their accounting qualifications (ACCA or CIMA) or looking to begin these imminently.
Roles & Responsibilities
Input of accounting data including journal entries.
Processing supplier and customer invoices.
Organisation and maintenance of accounting records.
Preparation of customer and group internal invoices.
Credit control and supplier reconciliations.
Assistance with regulatory returns.
Maintenance of the firm’s employee expenses system including the processing of expenses.
Assisting with United Kingdom, France, United States, Singapore and Hong Kong Audits.
Other ad-hoc tasks.
Experience & Qualifications
A Bachelor’s degree; preferably achieving 2:1 or above. With proven mathematical, organisational and logical skills and ideally, this qualification will have included Finance or Accounting modules.
Focused on becoming an Accounting professional and will either be already studying or looking to undertake ACCA / CIMA qualifications.
Approximately 1 year, or equivalent, experience in a Finance related role.
Experience within, or an understanding of, the Financial Services industry would be advantageous.
Proven experience using Microsoft Office, and must have strong Excel skills as well as experience using an accounting system or programme.
Knowledge of SAP Business by Design would be highly desirable.
Able to interact with stakeholders across multiple locations, levels and business functions.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Please note: that due to the high volume of applicants responding to our adverts we are regrettably not able to feed back on all applications; only successful candidates will be contacted.