Lead Accountant

Lead Accountant

  • Location

    Berkshire, England

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance, Senior Appointments

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £45000 - £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Julia Bunaciu

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  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

  • Expiry date:


Commercial Finance Analyst - £45000 - £50000 - Basingstoke

We are currently recruiting for a Lead Accountant for a FTSE 100 business based in Basingstoke. The successful candidate will ensure that the financial close is completed each month according to the timetable.

Key Duties Will Include:

  • GRNI balances

  • VAT reporting and submissions

  • Fixed Assets

  • Intercompany accounting

  • Prepayments & Accruals

  • Accounting for Payroll

  • Revaluations, Allocations, Recharges and Month End Ledger control

  • Perform controls relating to journal and balance sheet reconciliations and review of those prepared by peers.

  • Drive process improvement and systems enhancements as necessary to ensure efficiency and effectiveness are continually advanced while adequate control is maintained.

  • Develop the role of SAP super user and process champion in relation to the areas specific to their areas of responsibility.

  • Ensure that the General Ledger control environment is robust, with key controls operating and appropriately evidenced.

The successful applicant will be a Qualified Accountant with minimum 3 years PQE. You will be able to work to strict deadlines and have strong communication skills to be able to communicate with stakeholders at all levels.

You will be rewarded with a competitive salary, generous benefits and an opportunity to work progress your career quickly.

Commercial Finance Analyst - £45000 - £50000 - Basingstoke

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.