General Ledger Accountant

General Ledger Accountant

  • Location

    Reading, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £35000 - £40000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Chris Silk

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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General Ledger Accountant - Reading - Up to £40k with additional benefits

Wade Macdonald are working exclusively with a fantastic blue-chip organisation based in Reading with the recruitment of a General Ledger Accountant to join their expanding team.

Responsibilities of the General Ledger Accountant:

  • Responsibility for General Ledger accounting and Balance Sheet reconciliations across a range of entities in EMEA

  • Assist with monthly / quarterly and annual closes, working to tight deadlines.

  • Provide financial advice and commercial analysis to aid and support decision making across functions.

  • Assist with multiple ad-hoc projects where required.

Required experience of General Ledger Accountant:

  • Experience working in a fast paced / shared service environment.

  • Previous accounting experience.

  • Background working to tight deadlines.

What are we looking for:

To be a success within this role you will have strong IT, namely Excel skills and ideally be studying towards qualification (ACCA, CIMA, or ACA)

What can we offer you:

Not only does this exciting new role offer a very competitive base salary, it comes with excellent benefits and the opportunity to work in a fast-paced environment with excellent potential to progress within your career.

General Ledger Accountant - Reading - Up to £40k with additional benefits

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.