Financial Accountant

Job Title: Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Execellent Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: RB5308_1549804855
Contact Name: Issy Simons
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 10, 2019 13:20

Job Description

Robertson Bell Finance are working with a renowned London based university to recruit a Financial Accountant for their growing team. The role is due to last for a period of 12 months on a fixed term contract basis, with potiential of it going permanent after this time.

The main responsibilities of the role are to implement efficient financial accounting, administration of the balance sheet items and overseeing a team of three staff. You will also be responsible for preparing statutory accounts and liaising with auditors. Other responsibilities include managing the monthly process to ensure accuracy and completion of income and expenditures, balance sheet reconciliations, accruals, prepayments and providing monthly group financial reports to senior management.

The successful candidate will be fully qualified, have experience in a similar role in any sector and will also have extensive experience in financial accounting and be a natural problem solver. Candidates with an audit background will have an advantage. Experience leading a team, developing relationships and strong communications with non-finance staff is a necessity to be successful in the role. You will be available with a maximum of two month notice period.

This is a great opportunity to join a forward-thinking university so please do not delay in applying as the vacancy will likely close early.