Cost Accountant

Cost Accountant

  • Location

    Reading, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £45000 - £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Chris Silk

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Cost Accountant - Theale - Paying up to £50,000 with additional benefits

Wade Macdonald are working with a fantastic organisation based in Theale with the recruitment of a Fixed Asset Accountant. This position is to work alongside the fast-paced, high-performing team. The role will report to the Finance Manager and will interact with Finance, Operations, IT & Logistics. This role requires the candidate to handle the day-to-day fixed asset processing, assist in month-end close activities and assist with the quarterly and annual audits.

  • Process fixed asset acquisitions, disposals, and other transactions in the accounting system for worldwide entities.

  • Reconcile the balance in the fixed asset subsidiary ledger to the summary-level account in the general ledger.

  • Run depreciation for all fixed assets.

  • Communicate consistently with Operations, IT & Logistics to ensure fixed asset procurement and processing are executed accurately and on time.

  • Work closely with operations in reconciling annual worldwide data center audits of fixed assets.

  • Responsible for month-end, quarter-end, and year-end close procedures, i.e. account reconciliations and roll-forward schedules for areas within the Balance Sheet.

  • Prepare journal entries based on review of supporting reconciliations and schedules.

  • Prepare monthly balance sheet and income statement flux variance analyses for management reporting.

Key Attributes:

  • Fixed Asset accounting experience is a MUST.

  • Ability to work within a team and to their own devices.

  • Excellent written and verbal English.

  • Experience of Sage 50 - desirable.

What can we offer you...

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a growing business and become a real key member of the finance function. Not only does this position offer a competitive salary, but also excellent benefits.

Cost Accountant - Theale - Paying up to £50,000 with additional benefits

Applications are encouraged from all candidates meeting or exceeding the minimum criteria for the role regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity.