General Ledger Accountant

General Ledger Accountant

  • Location

    Slough, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £35000 - £38000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Maximilian Courtnage

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:


General Ledger Accountant - 12 month Contract - £200 - £220 - Per day

My international client who are a market leader in their field require a General Ledger Accountant for a period of 12 months. My client has state of the art offices and on top of this offers a great place to work.

Key Duties:

  • Manual journal entries

  • Prepayments and accruals

  • Months balance sheet reconciliations

  • Inter-company reconciliations

  • Bank reconciliations

  • Analysis of suspense accounts

  • Production of month packs including P&L analysis

  • Assist external auditors

  • Support the production of statutory financial statements

  • Manage cash and bank balances ensuring the availability

What you will need to be successful:

* Practical and proven accounting experience (2+ years)

* Sound commercial awareness.

* Good interpersonal skills including people management.

* High level of computer literacy including spreadsheets (V-Lookups and Pivot Tables)

* Team player able to demonstrate flexibility, effective communicator and cool under pressure.

* Exposure to SOX and US GAAP would also be very advantageous but not essential.

How to proceed:

Please apply below or email your CV to max.courtnage@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.