Financial Accountant

Job Title: Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Southampton, Hampshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: JN -072021-2949084_1627313345
Contact Name: Thomas Tully
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 26, 2021 16:29

Job Description

  • Part of small Centre of Excellence Team team in financial shared service model in a multi-national company
  • Prepares and supports statutory reporting for UK and European subsidiaries

Client Details

Our client is a dominant force within a very exciting field with a diverse product range.


  • Liaise with external auditors and internal support functions to ensure timely delivery of statutory accounts
  • Support local finance teams and accountants with month-end process
  • Balance sheet review and report
  • Account reconciliations
  • General ledger accounting and review
  • Month end closing journal entries
  • Manual journal entries check and documentation


  • A degree in Accounting or Finance and related fields such as Business Administration or Public Administration
  • Additional accounting and / or auditing courses
  • A recognized accounting qualification (eg. CPA, ACMA or ACCA)
  • Knowledge of professional accounting principles and practices preferable gained with Professional Auditor

  • SAP knowledge highly desirable
  • MS Outlook and other Microsoft product also highly desirable
  • Excel (Advanced) essential
  • SOX knowledge advantageous

Job Offer

A fantastic business with lots of opportunity to develop internally.