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New Job-Accountant-London

  • £30,000-35,000
  • Permanent
  • Central London
  • Ref: 20609

Your New Job Title: Accountant (Japanese speaker ideal)

The Skills You'll Need: AAT, SAP, JSOX, Accounting, invoice, bookkeeping

Your New Salary: £30,000-35,000

Location: London zone 1 (currently work from home but will be at office after lockdown)

Who You'll Be Working for:

We are looking for an Accountant to manage all financial transactions, from, fixed payments and variable expenses to bank deposits and budgets.

Accountant responsibilities include assisting audits, employee expenses, reconciling bank statements and calculating tax payments and returns. To be successful in this role, you should have previous experience with bookkeeping and a flair for spotting numerical mistakes.


What You'll be Doing Each Day:

· Manage all accounting transactions in SAP and close monthly account (in multi-currency) correctly.
· Inputting consolidation Pack to the system under our head office's instruction
· Prepare internal applications and/or reports (monthly, quarterly, annual)
· Issue invoices and make payments in the system and keep accurate update records.
· Assisting in Budget preparation, internal (JSOX) and external audit
· Communicate with other internal departments, group companies and customers by email, telephone and in person.
· Provide accounting administration support including company credit card administration.
· Reconciliation Corporation Tax and VAT and attend other regulatory requirements of group company.
· General Banking Duties & maintain Fixed Asset Register
· Any other ad-hoc duties as required within the Finance function.

The Skills You'll Need to Succeed:

· Obtaining a professional accounting qualification such as AAT.
· Numerate and understanding of double entry book-keeping.
· Knowledge of SAP in multi-currency environment.
· The ability to work both in a team and individually.
· Attention to detail with a high level of accuracy.
· Strong IT skills including intermediate level of use of Excel and Word.
· Excellent written and verbal communication skills
· Fluency in Japanese will be an advantage or exposure to treasury function is preferable but not essential.
· Strong customer focus
· communicate clearly, and want to resolve queries and complaints promptly and effectively.
· excellent attention to detail and are extremely organised
· work to tight deadlines and can multitask.

Job status: Permanent, Full-time
Start date: Mid May/ June2021
Working hours: 09:00-17:00

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