Financial Accountant

Financial Accountant

  • Location

    Guildford, Surrey

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance, Senior Appointments

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £40000 - £60000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Chris Silk

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


Financial Accountant - Guildford - Paying up to £60,000

Wade Macdonald are working exclusively with a fantastic company in the heart of Guildford. This hands on role is varied and will see you as a pivotal figure within the business. This exciting role will be responsible for internal group accounts and assisting with producing management & year-end accounts as well as overseeing spend, cost reduction, payroll, receipting, invoicing reconciliation, dealing with tax affairs and anything related to the financial growth and efficiency of the company.

The job holder is responsible for managing the company accounting function.

The individual will:

  • Be a qualified accountant

  • Have a minimum of three year's financial accounting experience

  • Be very confident, communicative, highly self-motivated and comfortable with challenging others and being challenged

  • Have experience of working in a fast moving environment

  • Have a good working knowledge of personal and corporation tax

  • Be able to work very well (and enjoy working) under pressure

  • Be ambitious and keen to embrace new challenges

  • The role also involves; bank and invoice rec, invoicing, all payment relevant to the business including tax, bills, rent, invoices, petty cash.

Principal Responsibilities; to grow the business and deliver a structured accounting service to customers including the following:

  • Consolidate various elements of the General Fund budget process in order to produce a balanced budget for presentation.

  • Provide financial advice to project and working groups as requested.

  • monthly management accounts for the group

  • KPI reports and forecasts

  • P & L

  • Prepare and monitor the budgets & forecasting.

  • Paying suppliers and reconciling debtors

  • Group & SME VAT returns

  • Year-end accounts preparation for group companies and SME clients

  • Management accounts and ad-hoc work for SME's

What can we offer you...

Not only does this role offer a highly competitive base salary, but also excellent benefits and flexible working environment.

Financial Accountant - Guildford - Paying up to £60,000

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.