Accounts Assistant

£22,000 per annum
Permanent contract

The Royal Opera House aims to enrich people`s lives through opera and ballet. Home to two of the world`s great artistic companies - The Royal Opera and The Royal Ballet - the organization seeks to be accessible and engaging. Our audiences can come to see the live performances at Covent Garden, and for those across the UK and abroad, though cinema, DVD and web based presentations. Operating from our heritage theatre site, we are one of the busiest repertory theatres in the world and are supported by a broad range of staff, from production teams to front of house, administration and finance.

The Finance Department is currently looking for an Accounts Assistant to join a small, busy team. Reporting to the Finance Manager, this role supports the work of the Finance team with data processing, maintaining up to date records and producing weekly management reports. This role provides an opportunity to build on your experience in a busy Finance function and work across a range of accounting activities, including processing income and costs for the general ledger, data entry for purchase ledger and sales ledger, preparing reports and reconciliations.

The ideal candidate will be a strong team player, keen to learn and with these qualities:

- Highly proficient MS Office skills including Excel, Word, and ability to work with different accounting systems
-Good numeracy skills, with ability to record data and figures accurately
-Aptitude for reconciliatory work and ability to undertake investigative and problem-solving tasks
-Strong organisational skills and capacity to work through a busy workload with high productivity
-A high standard of written and verbal English
-Able to manage own learning and continuing professional development

We actively encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds and value the positive impact difference has on our teams.

A full job description and details on how to apply are available below by logging in or creating an account. If you have any queries about the recruitment process please email or phone on +44 (0)20 7212 9303 and you can also contact us if you have any access needs for making an application.

Closing Date for applications:8.00am, Wednesday 26 July 2017

Applicants must have work authorisation for the UK.

No agencies

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