Group Accountant - part time

A Group Accountant is required to support the FD of a prestigious investment company based in Central London. This is a permanent part time role (3 days per week) and will be part of a small finance and operations team responsible for the day-to-day accounting for the UK operating entities.

Job Description:

  • Group accountant will report to the Group Finance Director and in addition to accounting will also support with compliance matters
  • Maintenance of accounting system (currently SAGE)
  • Accounts payable and receivable, including monthly invoicing of clients
  • Setting up payments for authorization
  • Monitoring of bank accounts
  • Preparation and maintenance of documentation of financial procedures
  • Production of monthly/quarterly management accounts
  • Cash flow monitoring
  • Liaising with external accountants/registrars for the production of group and UK year end statutory accounts and tax returns
  • Supporting FD in preparation of quarterly board packs
  • Supporting the CEO/FD with ad hoc analysis
  • Running monthly payroll for UK staff
  • Provision of reports to pensions and benefits providers
  • Supporting the Compliance Officer (the FD) in the monitoring of compliance procedures
  • Support the preparation of FCA returns
  • Support preparation of documents for Group Risk & Governance committee
  • Attend meeting with group compliance consultants

Person Specification:

  • Qualified or part qualified Accountant
  • Experience of FCA compliance is beneficial but not essential

Additional Information:

  • London based, with potential for some home working
  • 3 days per week
  • Salary £35-40,000 (full time equivalent/this equates to £21,000-£24,000 for the 3 days)
  • Bonuses

Please note; Due to the large number of applications that we receive, if you have not had a response within 7 days, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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