Financial Accountant

  • Location

    Swindon, Wiltshire

  • Sector:

    Retail & Wholesale FMCG

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  • Salary:

    £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum

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  • Published:

    28 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:

    Hays Senior Finance

Financial Accountant - Swindon - International Brand - £50K + Benefits

Your new company
Hays Senior Finance are pleased to be representing a well-established international brand with operations based in Swindon. You'll be joining an exciting consumer business with a great reputation as you play a key role in the finance function, reporting to the Financial Controller.

Your new role
Joining the established finance team as the qualified Financial Accountant, you'll be responsible for:

  • Supporting the production of financial statements to deadlines
  • Supporting month end including monthly balance sheet, working capital, and statutory cash flow
  • Business partnering with domestic and international colleagues in finance and the wider business
  • Taking responsibility for the reconciliation and control of the balance sheet including stock / fixed assets
  • Maintaining cash forecasts ensuring management across the business
  • Ensure financial governance is maintained

What you'll need to succeed
Due to the nature of this role and the business, you'll be / have:

  • Qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA)
  • First or second time mover from practice, or have similar previous experience
  • Experience within or an interest in a commerce environment would be advantageous
  • Excellent communication skills and proven stakeholder management ability
  • Excellent analytical and Excel skills (including Pivot Tables, V-Lookups, Sum Ifs)

What you'll get in return
You'll be joining an incredibly fast moving function within an established international business, so there are clear progression paths in addition to your basic package which includes:

  • Competitive salary up to £50,000
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Annual bonus
  • Holiday purchase scheme
  • Competitive pension
  • Birthday off
  • Professional development and training opportunities

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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