Assistant Accountant

Are you an accountant within the banking sector?

The Company

A wholly owned UK subsidiary of a trade finance bank, where business was transferred from the parent company over eight years ago. They are experts in trade financing for UK organisations wishing to trade with their country.

Assistant Accountant Role

Build on your accounting experience in a banking environment.

Due to the growth of their finance team, an assistant accountant is required, allowing you to work closely with and report directly to the qualified deputy finance controller.

Key responsibilities will include assisting with the preparation of monthly management accounts, draft annual statutory accounts and the annual budget.

This role is perfect for those willing to learn, providing opportunities to develop in other areas such as regulatory reporting.

Essential Skills

  • Worked in the accounts or finance department of a bank
  • Part qualified ACA, ACCA, CIMA
  • Minimum of two years’ accounting experience
  • Intermediate Excel (SUMIFS, VLOOKUP, Macros would be advantageous)

Job Owner: a.palmer