Junior Accountant

  • Location

    Walsall, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    Up to £26000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Alexandra Douthwaite

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Consultant:

    Alexandra Douthwaite

Gleeson Recruitment Group are working alongside a successful on-demand staffing marketplace who are looking for a Junior Accountant to join their growing team on a permanent basis. Our client has successfully digitalized the complete staffing experience, disrupting the 'traditional' sector throughout Europe and Latin America and are looking for a new member of the finance team to make an impact in one of Europe's fastest growing start-ups! You will join a dynamic and highly skilled team who are genuinely passionate about diversity and inclusion, with a salary of up to £26,000 P/A, 25 days holiday (+ bank hols) and hybrid working with flexible hours.

The successful Junior Accountant will be working alongside some of the largest global companies - Amazon, Uber & H&M to name just a few! You will have strong excel skills and be expected to understand the basics of ICO & journals.
Key Responsibilities:

  • Bank reconciliations and general bookkeeping, including intercompany reconciliations for subsidiaries
  • Review weekly sales and expenses
  • Cash allocation reports and credit control duties
  • Check staff expenses
  • Analyse and advise of financial performance
  • Present technical knowledge in a professional manner
  • Deal with client queries including statements and invoices
  • Input invoices onto the system
  • Review and issue sales invoices on a weekly basis
  • Prep the quarterly VAT returns for review by manager
  • Significant involvement in month end close

The successful Junior Accountant will have:

  • 3-5 years of accounts experience
  • Be actively studying towards an accounting qualification
  • Excellent Microsoft Excel and Google sheets skills - Vlookups, SUMIF's, Pivot Tables
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, able to communicate findings confidently with other departments
  • Experience in a high-growth start-up would be advantageous

If you are looking to join an exciting and forward-thinking business experiencing high volume growth, this is a fantastic opportunity to kick-start your accounting career.

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