Interim Financial Accountant

Posted 16 September 2022
Salary £300 - £350 per day
Job type Temporary
DisciplineInterim & Temporary Appointments
Contact NameMarc Harris

Job description

Interim Financial Accountant - Bracknell (2 days office a week) - £300 - £375 per day

The Role:

Working for a multi-national based in Bracknell you will initially work on a 3 month basis but with likely extensions. You are covering a secondment for a permanent member of staff.

You will be responsible for:

  • Completion of Financial Accounting processes regarding stock, balance sheet, general Ledger queries and analysis, within specific timescales.
  • Manage the Accounts Receivable area to ensure that: bad debt is minimised; DSO targets are achieved; credit insurance parameters are met and professional relationships maintained, queries are dealt with in a timely fashion, systems data is accurate and timely (prices and customer master data).
  • Ensure the business is operating within its banking facility, working on regular cashflow forecasts and answering day-to-day treasury queries liaising with shared service centre colleagues in Treasury team.
  • Acts as a contact point for Financial Accounting related queries or changes.
  • Advise Financial and Functional Management concerning financial implications of specific projects; this could include commercial, accounting standards impacts, fiscal and legal perspectives.
  • Supporting monthly and quarterly reviews of financial statements.
  • Identify issues and trends on an ongoing basis that may prevent the Business achieving its financial targets.
  • Provide financial information and potential solutions to Business & Financial Management.
  • Active member of the Finance team to share knowledge and best practice as appropriate to ensure adequate cover and increase knowledge within the team.
  • Lead, manage and develop team member performance and motivation by providing coaching, training, regular feedback and supporting development.
  • Key contact & lead for the communication and the internal coordination of Year End process.

About You:

You will be a technically strong qualified accountant with experience of working in a complex organisation. You will be a strong communicator comfortable with challenging the status quo.

What You Will Receive In Return:

There will be opportunities to work with senior stakeholders, which in turn could lead to other opportunities internally.

Interim Financial Accountant - Bracknell (2 days office a week) - £300 - £375 per day

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.