Financial Accountant - fixed term contract

Financial Accountant - fixed term contract

  • Location

    Newbury, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £45000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Caterina Glenn

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    9-12 months

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Financial Accountant, Newbury - Berkshire

Fixed term contract - to £45k per annum

The company

Impressive organisation with international connections seeks someone to join them on a fixed term contract to cover maternity. This is a great opportunity for someone to secure a role for a period of 9 - 12 months and make a difference within a well-established organisation.

The role

A hands on role this ideally requires someone with a professional accounting qualification (CIMA, ACCA OR ACA). In this role you will deal with:

Ensuring completion of month end

Review and analyse expenses

Balance sheet reconciliations

Intercompany reconciliations and recharge

Production of the statutory account

Supporting Vat and Intrastat submissions

Support calculations for corporate tax

Liaise with and assist with both internal and external audit teams

Variance analysis reporting

Supporting accounts payable function

Support sign off on monthly payroll and reconcile payroll

What you'll need to be successful

Ideally a qualified accountant you will really need to demonstrate experience in the above list areas. You need to have strong technical accounting skills and an ability to interact at all levels of the business. This role needs someone with superb attention to detail and an ability to work independently whilst also working as part of the wider business unit. You will need to be focused and keen to impart the knowledge you have gained in similar roles. You will ideally need to have worked with an ERP system previously.

What you'll receive in return

An opportunity to influence a business with some of the ideas and bring forwards better and improved ways that the business can work. This is a fixed term contract so will allow you the opportunity to settle into a great team for a period of 9-12 months and really work with them.

How to proceed

For further information on this role or to discuss any other roles that we may have at the moment please send your CV to caterina.glenn@wademacdonald.com

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.