Robert Half

Trainee Accountant/Graduate Accountant

Robert Half
England, London, City of London
£24000 - £26000 per annum + Study, bonus, pension
16 Oct 2018
13 Nov 2018
Izabella Pietrzyk
Qualification Level
Graduate, Part qualified
Professional Membership
Seniority Level
Entry Level
Contract Type


A top tier Accounts assistant is sought for a Private Equity firm in the City of London. The role comprises but is not limited to: processing and monitoring all transactions in SUN; operational support and financial administration; preparation and submission of VAT returns; monitoring receivables and highlighting recoverability issues; assisting with Year End Statutory Reporting; assisting with Investor Reporting; preparation of financial analysis to support decisions into projects; identifying efficient methods and making suggestions for improvements and ad-hoc reports and projects.


The ideal candidate for this Assistant Accountant role for the private Equity firm based in City of London would be a graduate working towards ACCA or CIMA qualification. Ideally from University you will have obtained a minimum of a 2:1 degree. No experience is required, however, 3-6 months exposure to a finance function would be beneficial, through placement year or part time work or since graduating.


Medium sized private equity firm, with circa 200 employees, looking to hire a graduate for the Assistant Accountant role. The company is based in the City of London and focuses on mid cap UK and European deals. In the last few years the company raised and developed over £10bn. The firm has a track record of training and developing its staff and generally promotes within.

Salary & Benefits

The salary for this Assistant accountant role for the Private Equity firm based in the City of London, by Bank is paying between £24,000 - £26,000 plus full study support (ACCA/CIMA), bonus and other benefits. Robert Half.

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