Accounts & Finance Administrator - Graduate

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Financial Services

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  • Salary:

    £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits

  • Contact:

    Benjamin Holmes

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  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

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Our client, a leading financial planning business in London, currently seeks to recruit for an individual to join their Accounts & Finance team. The successful individual should be a recent graduate who has a degree in a relevant subject, or, a previous graduate who's worked for 6 months - 1 year in an accounts role.

Your role will be responsible for accounts payable and accounts receivable and other bank transactions for the company.

Main duties

To be the principal contact to deal with all supplier and front office queries regarding receipts, payments and expenses
To support the month end management accounts and reconciliation process
To ensure that supplier invoices are accurately and correctly processed and payment to suppliers is made within agreed credit terms
To ensure staff expense claims are processed and paid in a timely manner
To ensure that client receipts are processed on a regular basis and ledgers updated accordingly
To ensure that all bank transactions are accurately posted through the accounting system and to perform monthly reconciliations

Person Specification

Knowledge and qualifications

Numerate graduate with good academic performance at GCSE and A- level
Previous experience within a finance department or a financial services firm and SAP would be beneficial
Strong Microsoft Office capabilities with advanced Excel skills

Skills and attributes

Strong organisational and communication skills with a positive and engaged attitude
Good communication and interpersonal skills
Proactive and professional approach to all job aspects with a strong desire to learn
Ambition and motivation to obtain a professional accountancy qualification within a corporate environment - study support will be given
Proven record of delivering work accurately and on time