UK Accountant

Oxfordshire, Abingdon, England
GBP40000.00 - GBP50000.00 per annum
17 Aug 2022
09 Sep 2022
Toby Butler
Where will they be working?
Full Time

UK Accountant £40,000 - £50,000, Abingdon

Your new company

This is an exciting opportunity to join a company whose purpose is to create a sustainable future through innovative chemistry. The purpose of the role is to oversee the internal and external reporting for a number of companies and as such is required to be involved in the financial aspects of a variety of revenue and cost issues.

Your new role

A the successful candidate, your responsibilities will include:

  • Oversee the monthly close process, ensuring all month-end duties are performed accurately and on-time including posting of monthly transactions including accruals
  • Liaising with the business to ensure accuracy of Financial postings
  • Calculation and posting of monthly tax
  • Preparation of balance sheet reconciliations and controls
  • Act as key contact for Internal Tax & Treasury activities
  • Production of the statutory financial statements and supplementary disclosures
  • Responsibility for liaising with external auditors for Annual Statutory Accounts
  • Manage the annual corporation tax return process, liaising with external tax advisors.
  • Assisting EU Indirect Tax Accountants with compliance activities
  • Liaising with third party Advisors on accounting activities
  • Contribution to Finance led projects

What you'll need to succeed

To be the successful candidate, you will need:

  • High level of financial awareness
  • Exposure to an operational finance department or extensive audit background
  • Part qualified Accountant or finalist
  • Ability to network effectively, and form working relationships and influence non-Finance colleagues
  • Strong analytical and interpersonal skills
  • Good organisational and prioritising skills with the ability to deliver against deadlines

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