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Accounts Assistant - Federation of Synagogues

  • Location: NW London
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Salary: £25000 FTE depending on experience 
To assist the Federation’s Management Accountant in the course of her work. Assisting with daily tasks, keying in data and compiling information. 

•    Enter and code financial transactions appropriately
•    Handle payments and invoices and deal with bank reconciliation
•    Track income and expenditure and manage cashflow using Federation’s cloud-based accounting software Xero
•    Review employee expenses and make reimbursements
•    Make bank deposits and maintain records
•    Track expenses as they relate to specific projects and jobs
•    Validate invoices against items or services received
•    Check all financial transactions for accuracy
•    Disburse funds as needed
•    Liaise with and support Federation shuls with their bookkeeping functions

•    Demonstrable experience in a similar role and a basic bookkeeping qualification.
•    High level of IT skills, particularly Excel and accountancy software
•    Organised and efficient with good communication skills and excellent attention to detail
•    Good understanding of financial systems and accountancy principles  

Hours: Part time (16 hours per week over four days)