Finance Accounts

Accounts Assistant

posted 07th August 2019
  • United Kingdom
  • Competitive
  • City of London
  • Permanent


  • Competitive


A&F Chambers are currently recruiting for an internal Accounts Assistant to join our client, a top 30 Accountancy Practice.

Reporting to the Financial Controller, you will be taking over several processes to ensure the firm can complete its month-end reporting promptly.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Allocating bank payments and receipts daily.
  • Bank Reconciliations.
  • Cover for the client accounts when required.
  • Inputting of purchase ledger invoices onto Sage accounting system when required.
  • Ensuring all invoices are signed off by management and are coded to the correct nominal code.
  • Maintaining fixed asset / depreciation schedule.
  • Helping maintain data on client billing system.
  • Producing all month end procedure reports to hand over to financial controller i.e. bank reconciliations, journals, fixed asset register.
  • Expenses and petty cash.
  • Raising all payments to suppliers via online banking.
  • Updating cash flow sheets.
  • Credit Control report.

Person Specification:

  • Minimum of 6 GCSE’s grade B and above
  • Minimum of 300 UCAS tariff points from 3 A Levels
  • Sage and Excel experience desirable
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in another finance role


  • Monday to Friday 9.30am – 5.30pm (some flex)
  • Salary negotiable depending on experience
  • Full time, permanent role
  • 22 days holiday + 8 for bank holidays 
  • Season ticket loan
  • Workplace pension

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