Greater London (On-site)
£32,241 - £37,626 per year
Contract, Full-time
Job description

Our client, a prestigious London based conservatoire are looking to recruit an Assistant Financial Accountant on a full-time basis (32.5 hours per week), they are also open to applications for candidates ideally looking for 4 days per week (26 hours). This post is to cover maternity leave, so will be for up to one year. Hybrid work is available with 3 days in the office and 1-2 days remote. Full-time onsite work is also available.

In this post, you will be responsible for supporting the Financial Accounting process and will support the delivery of the Academy's financial strategy while delivering a modern, professional, customer-focussed service to stakeholders, staff, and students. The Accounts department processes all the Academy's financial transactions, so the scope of the work is wide and challenging and includes not only the basic accounting functions but reflects the financial organisation of a specialist Higher Education institution.


To be successful in this post, you will have worked within a similar post previously, ideally from within higher education or a membership body, or similar type of organisation. AAT qualified; or part-qualified ACCA/ CIMA/CIPFA/ACA, you will also have previous accounts experience, along with a good standard of general education, good IT skills and excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Plenty of initiative and takes pride in working efficiently with great attention to detail.


Please note that the post is looking to start as soon as possible, so you will need to be available immediately or with a short notice period in order to be considered. The organisation works a 32.5 hour week - 09.30am - 5pm (1 hour lunch)


Please apply with your CV only in the first instance (in Microsoft Word format). Cover letters are not required at this stage.


As a specialist Recruitment Practice, we are committed to building inclusive and diverse organisations, and welcome applications from all sections of the community.


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Posted on: 11 July 2022
Closed date: 22 July 2022 at 23:59
Job ref: HQ00181594
Tags: Finance