Financial Accountant

Financial Accountant

  • Location

    Reading, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £30000 - £36000 per annum + Study support

  • Contact:

    Caterina Glenn

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

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Working for a growing manufacturing organisation in Reading you will join a well-established, friendly finance team with great opportunities to progress in the future.

You will have a varied role preparing and interpreting financial reports, analysing month-end, acting as a business partnering across the organisation and assisting with budgeting and forecasting.


  • Assist in producing timely and accurate monthly, quarterly and yearly management accounts
  • Preparation of Group and Tax Packs at the financial year-end
  • Assist in producing timely and accurate monthly, quarterly and yearly management accounts
  • Reconciliation of the Cashbook and other accounts, investigating variances
  • Completion and Submission of VAT, Intrastat & EC Sales
  • Produce monthly reports for group reporting purposes, including Business Review and Cash Flow forecasts
  • Assist in the production of budget and re-forecasts, delivery of all budgetary information and analyses in line with business strategic plans
  • Provide information to and review performance with the cost centre managers to enable them to monitor and manage their budgets
  • Liaise with Accounts Receivables & Accounts Payables department in order to ensure up-to-date transaction processing
  • Identify non-value added activities and find cost effective methods to minimise time spent on such activities.


Ideally you will be Part Qualified Accountant with experience of processing journals and bank transactions. You must be proficient in the use of Microsoft software applications, with advanced excel skills. You will be a self-motivated individual with strong interpersonal skills who can clearly explain financial information to non-financial personnel.

In return for your commitment you will be rewarded with a competitive salary, a great study package, pension, free parking and 25 days' holiday. A brilliant opportunity for an enthusiastic, ambitious part-qualified accountant.

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.