Accounting Assistant (Japanese language advantage)

YourNewJobTitle:Accounting Assistant (Japanese language advantage)
TheSkillsYou'll Need:bookkeeping, SAP
YourNewSalary:up to £27,000
Location:The City, London zone 1 (working at office)
Who You'll Be Working for:Japanese company

What You'll be Doing Each Day:

  • To support Accounting Department
  • Making accurate journal entries
  • Checking accounts receivable
  • Checking payments
  • Checking personal expenses for example ensuring correct evidence is provided
  • Assisting with preparation for Auditor queries
  • Assisting with internal controls such as inventory, balance confirmations, J-SOX reporting
  • Ad hoc accounting tasks as required

The Skills You'll Need to Succeed:

  • AAT or basic accounting knowledge, or bookkeeping experience
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Aptitude and interest in accounting and tax
  • Excellent accuracy and attention to detail
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Accurate and proven numerical skills
  • Ability to work in a cross-cultural environment
  • SAP experience advantageous
  • Japanese language would be an advantage but not a requirement

Job status: Permanent, Full-time
Start date: ASAP
Working hours: 09:00-17:00
Other:Overtime payable

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