Interim Financial Accountant

Job details

Posted Wednesday 27 March 2024
Salary £350-425 per day umbrella (inside IR35)
Job type Contract
Reference 3186
Recruiter Name Gareth Jenkins
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Our client:

A specialist engineering company.

The role:

This is a hands on interim assignment, initially for 4 months with a high probability of extending.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Own the month end close process, ensuring all journals are completed by the accounting team in a timely manner and reconciliations are maintained to a high standard.
  • Support Finance Business Partners to understand variances to budget across all functions, and contribute to Finance and Central budget preparation
  • Review and reconcile balance sheet accounts, presenting monthly to Financial Controller
  • Identify and deliver process improvements across the function to evolve ways of working as a team Review contract documentation to prepare technical accounting papers in accordance with FRS 102
  • Own the annual statutory audit process, ensuring that audit information is delivered on time and procedures are managed efficiently
  • Ensure all accounting records are appropriately kept and in line with required legislation (FRS 102, HMRC, Companies Act)
  • Support the Financial Controller with treasury matters, including working capital and FX management
  • Support the Head of Tax with Corporation Tax, RDEC and WHT filings on an ad-hoc basis

Who we're looking for:

  • A qualified accountant
  • Fully up to date knowledge of relevant accounting standards
  • Significant experience of the responsibilities listed
  • Able to work both autonomously and collaboratively as part of a team

What you will receive:

  • £350-425 per day umbrella company rate
  • 4 month assignment with high probability of extension
  • Hybrid working