Company Accountant

Job Title: Company Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Reference: 3835653_1616536156
Contact Name: Harry Ataou
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 23, 2021 21:49

Job Description

Company Accountant-Permanent Newly Created Position-Cheltenham, Gloucestershire - £30,000 - £40,000 per annum

Your new company

Hays Accountancy & Finance are partnering exclusively with a leading development company based in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire to recruit for a dynamic and hands-on Company Accountant to report directly into the Group Financial Controller. A permanent finance role supporting a growing business in a varied and interesting accounting position. The position will offer development for the right financial professional along with flexible working and competitive benefits.

Your new role

Your key duties will include supporting the Group Financial Controller in the day-to-day and monthly accounting routine, general ledger maintenance, accruals, prepayments along with supporting month-end close and processing VAT returns. You will prepare payments, payroll checking, prepare company tax returns and bank/credit card reconciliations. You will supervise and support the accounts payable clerk with invoice coding checks, payment run reviews and general bookkeeping duties. You will be involved in ad-hoc projects to support financial systems/process improvements, along with preparing various financial reports and analysis. The position will be tailored around the right candidate and duties will grow with the business.

What you'll need to succeed

To be considered for this newly created Company Accountant role you must have experience within a similar position and be able to manage your own workloads meeting pressurised deadlines. You will have strong MS excel skills and key communication to build relationships at all levels internally/externally. Ideally you will be part-qualified AAT/CIMA/ACCA, qualified by experience candidates will also be considered for the role. It would be advantageous if you have experience with multiple-currency and have knowledge of Xero accounting package and bespoke systems.

What you'll get in return

This permanent and hands-on Company Accountant role is offering a salary of £30,000 - £40,000 per annum (dependable on experience) based in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire. A great opportunity to really add value and support a growing business within an interesting sector, offering flexible working and a competitive benefits package. Remote/office working considered.

What you need to do now

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