Title Management Accounts Assistant – Maternity Cover
Location London
Salary £24,000 – £26,000 per annum
Job Type
Job Information

A fantastic opportunity has arisen to join our client – a leading London University as a Management Accounts Assistant. The successful candidate will work with the Finance Business Partner and wider faculty team to ensure high quality financial data is delivered across all departments.

The post holder will play a key role in the Management Accounts Team within the Health school.

The candidate will be a natural team player, have excellent attention to detail and effective communication skills. If you are looking to progress your career in a well-established University then please read on!

Key duties:

  • Raising invoices and credit notes
  • Closing codes and general account maintenance on the accounting system as well as Posting journals, setting up new cost codes
  • Liaising with departments and external suppliers – including dealing with queries, and regular communications with the status of department accounts
  • Running financial reports and sending to departments
  • Assisting the Senior Management Accountant and other team members
  • Dealing with all post opening and delivery for the management accounts office, stationary orders and payment of invoices, maintaining records and filing, assisting with photocopying, scanning, and producing reports
  • Supporting the management accounts team with any ad hoc duties and projects

Key Skills and Experience:

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience as a Finance Assistant or role with similar responsibility
  • Finance related degree, current accreditation study is desirable
  • Strong IT skills, particularly in Microsoft Excel
  • Highly organised with the ability to manage time effectively and prioritise tasks accordingly
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
  • A good team player, who is able to work effectively with others and through their own initiative
  • Strong attention to detail

If you possess the skills and experience above, please apply today!

Whilst we will endeavour to contact you following your response, occasionally due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application may not have been successful this time but we will keep your details on file and may contact you with future opportunities.