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Assistant Accountant

£30,000 to £35,000
Job Type
7 Sep 2022

Assistant Accountant

Up to £35,000k + bonus

London, hybrid

An Assistant Accountant is required within a privately-owned Investment and Development Property firm, to provide key support on Pan-European Property projects.

This is an ideal role for an eager individual looking to pursue their accounting qualification, working with precision and efficiency to ensure deadlines are met within the Finance Team on projects. The successful candidate will have progression to a fully qualified accountant, as well as gaining Property experience within a highly regarded Investment business.


  • Get involved in producing management, monthly and quarterly accounts and reporting packs across the business, including accounts payable for projects, payment runs for entities, cash management to the accounting system and balance sheet reconciliations
  • Support the cash forecasting processes
  • Producing key management information by maintain internal reporting
  • Assisting with Joint Venture partner responses
  • Communicating with external service providers and handling queries, such as audits
  • Producing monthly VAT and CIS returns, and other tax compliance

Key Requirements

  • Strong academics, with a part qualified accounting qualification (ACCA/CIMA) which they are actively pursuing
  • Real Estate knowledge is desirable
  • Professional accounting experience, either in industry or practice, in the Property sector
  • Effective use of Excel is a necessity, and knowledge of SAGE is advantageous

If you are a part-qualified accountant looking to expand your accounting knowledge within a growing Property Investment firm, be sure to apply asap to secure an interview!

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  • Job Reference: 706198334-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Cobalt Recruitment
    Cobalt Recruitment
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent