• Assistant Group Financial Accountant

    Job Locations UK-London
    Posted Date 1 week ago(1 week ago)
    Wilmington Shared Services
    # of Openings
    Wilmington plc
  • Company Outline




    Wilmington plc is a dynamic and expanding company with a common aim – turning knowledge into advantage. We provide information and training to professional business markets within the Risk & Compliance, Professional and Healthcare sectors. We enable professionals and their organisations to enhance performance by providing high quality, relevant and reliable information, education and knowledge. Our services are underpinned by our core values of enhancing, enabling, collaborating and innovating.

    Main Purpose of Role

    • Assist with the preparation of monthly accounts
    • Assist the Group Finance team with the production of the Annual and Interim report and IFRS accounts
    • Assist in the preparation of the statutory accounts for UK entities
    • Assist with information requests relating to UK and overseas tax returns
    • Build strong relationships with the Group Finance and Management Accounts teams
    • Develop an understanding of SUN accounting software and play a part in developing ongoing improvements to the reporting of financial information
    • Contribute to one off projects and be prepared to respond to ad hoc finance related requests  

    Skills and Experience Required


    • Graduate with a minimum 2:1 qualification
    • Excellent numeracy skills
    • A commitment to becoming an ACCA qualified accountant
    • Strong Excel and Word skills
    • Responds well to coaching and is keen to progress
    • Excellent time management skills and ability to prioritise and adhere to timetables
    • Strong attention to detail
    • Excellent communication skills at all levels
    • A high level of personal drive and motivation
    • Has a proactive and hands-on approach and is willing to use initiative
    • Positive outlook and ‘can-do’ attitude  




    We are focused on ensuring that Wilmington remains a great place to work. We value our people and we continue to invest in their career development. We encourage learning, and career opportunities are possible across all Wilmington companies

    “We are committed to equality, equality of opportunity and valuing diversity”





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