Financial Accountant

Posted 15 September 2022
Salary £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
LocationReading
Job type Permanent
DisciplineAccountancy & Finance
Reference28871/001_1663257889
Contact NameRyan Marner

Job description

Financial Accountant - Reading (Hybrid) - £38,000 - £45,000

The Company

Wade Macdonald are currently partnering with a successful Charity in Reading as they seek a Financial Accountant on a permanent basis.

The Role

This important position within the business will be suited to a Qualified Accountant seeking a role that will give them exposure to all areas of finance and offer plenty of professional development opportunities.

The successful candidate will be involved in the reporting of the overall divisional results, management of a team, and working closely with colleagues across the finance division and other directorates.

The Successful Candidate will be responsible for:

  • Completion of Financial Accounting processes at regular intervals and reviews of financial statements (monthly, quarterly, half-yearly, yearly)
  • Line Management and development of 2 members of staff
  • Ensuring the organisation conducts business within its banking facility by working on regular cashflow forecasts
  • Acts as a key internal contact for all Financial Accounting related queries
  • Be an active member of the Finance team to share knowledge and best practice as appropriate
  • Financial ad hoc requirements - Ad hoc requirements to work on a number of business activities as requested

The Ideal candidate will bring:

  • Strong all round accounting knowledge/experience
  • Experience in a commercially driven and customer facing environment
  • Prior experience using a variety of accounting systems such as SAP
  • Intermediate or advanced MS Office applications experience (especially Excel)
  • Line management experience is ideal
  • Full Accountancy Qualification (ACA/ACCA/CIMA/CIPFA/ICAS etc.) is ideal
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills

What you will receive in return:

You will quickly become a key member of a small and closeknit within a group setting, and as an integral member of the team, be truly able to make a difference to the team and their work.

You will have the chance to learn and develop and progress within the organisation and explore new ways of working, continually improving processes.

Financial Accountant - Reading (Hybrid) - £38,000 - £45,000

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.

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.