Accounting & Finance Internship - PAID

London (Central), London (Greater)
£12000 per annum
24 Feb 2014
06 Mar 2014
4810
London Office
Finance
Graduate
Permanent
Full Time
As the world leader in international education, this company’s mission is to "break down barriers in language, culture and geography". So far they’ve helped millions of people learn a language, discover the world, or earn an academic degree. They now operate more than 400 schools and offices in 55 countries and have 34,000 employees. A privately held company, they have 16 divisions offering a range of programs within language schools, educational travel, academic degrees, and cultural exchange.
This is a paid internship. Salary: £NMW.
How you can expect to spend your day:

Our client is seeking an enthusiastic intern to join their payroll and accounting team learning about the day-to-day running of the payroll duties for the 6 monthly payrolls companies and staff expenses for approximately 300 employees.

Skills you can expect to gain:

•You will learn how to process staff expenses and requests for advances.
•How to process monthly payrolls.
•You will gain an understanding of pension administration and private health insurance administration.
•You will learn about manual payroll calculations, NI and Tax calculations and deductions Payroll reporting and reconciliations Statutory payments ( SSP,SMP)
•You will also gain an understanding of year-end procedures, year-end reporting , P11d’s and PSA agreements

The ideal intern’s personality and qualifications:

The perfect candidate will be a graduate with a BA degree. You’ll have good knowledge of all Microsoft office packages, including Excel. An understanding or knowledge of payroll, IPP studying or the ability to recognise payroll qualifications such as ATT, ACCA or CIMA would be an advantage. You have good attention to detail and strong organisational skills as well as the ability to work to deadlines. You have a positive "can do" and flexible attitude. You’ve have good written and verbal communication skills along with the ability to maintain a high level of accuracy.

What are the perks of interning at this company:

Our client is a massively international company, with offices around the world!