Assistant Accountant 

Are you interested in joining an award-winning company with plenty of opportunities for personal development and lots of fun along the way? Find out a bit more about what we do and the vacancies we currently have.

Location: Bath/Hybrid

Fun, rewarding and with the opportunity to develop and grow your career. That’s life with L&C Mortgages, the UK’s leading fee free mortgage and protection broker with over 160 awards to its name.

Join us and you’ll be part of a business that takes your progress seriously and wants you to enjoy being part of the L&C family. From ‘high five’ colleague nominations – recognising those who go the extra mile, to our pension contribution of up to 4% when the colleague pays 5% (subject to T&Cs), holiday entitlement starting at 24 days and with your birthday off, this is a place that really rewards the effort you put in.

Right now, we’re expanding our Bath office and taking on an AAT qualified/part qualified Assistant Accountant. This is your chance to be a part of that growth.

The role

As an Assistant Accountant, you’ll be working with the Finance team within L&C to support the day-to-day Finance and accounting responsibilities, ensuring efficient and accurate recordings of payments and expenses, both internally and externally.

Your main responsibilities will include:

  • Processing and payment of expense requests

  • Assisting with data entry onto our CRM for receipts from lenders

  • Preparation of the daily Bank reconciliation

  • Processing of ad hoc payments

  • Assisting with the annual audit process

FCA Certification Regime & Conduct Rules

L&C is authorised and regulated by the FCA and is classified as an Enhanced Firm under the Senior Manager’s and Certification Regime (SM&CR). This role is subject to the 6 FCA Conduct rules and you will be expected to adhere to them at all times if successful in your application.

About you

As well as prior exposure and experience in a fast paced financial setting, you’ll be at a minimum part qualified or equivalent with strong technical accounting knowledge, ready for a new challenge and further your skills. Able to work both on your own and part of a larger team, you will be steadfast in managing your own tasks and meeting deadlines. Strong attention to detail is key, as well as proficient knowledge of MS Word and Excel. Experience with Sage50 is desirable however not essential.

Why join L&C?

At L&C we treat each other with respect and equality. We want all our employees to excel in their roles and so focus on providing a high standard of training, as well as promoting professional development and progression opportunities within the company.

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