Job Title: Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Salary: £35000.00 - £39000.00 per annum
Reference: 3655942_1567163717
Contact Name: Harry Ataou
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 30, 2019 12:15

Job Description

Staff Accountant - Global Technology Business - Gloucester, Gloucestershire - Salary competitive - Hays

Your new company

Hays Accountancy & Finance are partnering with a global technology business to recruit for a dynamic and driven Accountant based in Gloucester, Gloucestershire. A permanent and hands-on role where you will be responsible for the preparation of European statutory accounts and tax returns, preparing management accounts, profit and loss analysis along with annual financial statements. A great opportunity offering progression where you can really develop further in your finance career. This position is open to candidates from both industry and practise.

Your new role

Your key duties will include assisting in performing various accounting functions in a timely and accurate manner while adhering to corporate departmental policies. Including providing the accurate and timely information on balance sheet reconciliations for the assigned entities, liaison with external auditors, preparation of VAT and Corporate tax returns for assigned entities along with cash flow forecasts, providing data for budgeting purposes and maintaining the asset registers. You will prepare and oversee the creation of daily, monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements/reports in accordance with the appropriate GAAP, preparation of European statutory accounts along with being involved in various departmental project and financial reporting. You will assist in training and mentoring new finance team members along with supporting senior management in ad-hoc duties.

What you'll need to succeed

To be considered for this exciting and progressive Accountant position you will need experience within a similar role, ideally CIMA/ACCA/ACA qualified, finalist or part-qualified with strong MS Excel knowledge and experience ideally with preparing statutory accounts. You will need to have strong communication skill along with being a quick starter and keen to learn/develop. It would be advantageous if you have US GAAP knowledge along with experience preparing European statutory accounts and tax returns. Candidates both from industry and practise will be considered for this position.

What you'll get in return

This exciting and progressive Accountant role is offering a competitive salary based in Gloucester, Gloucestershire with benefits including on-site parking, contributed pension scheme, life insurance, health insurance and more. A great opportunity to join a global technology organisation where you can really progress and develop.

What you need to do now

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