Financial Accountant

Job Title: Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wigan, Greater Manchester
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 3706522_1572357545
Contact Name: Lucinda O'Neill
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 29, 2019 13:59

Job Description

Financial Accountant, Ideally French Speaking but not essential, Manufacturing, SAP

Your new company
You will be joining a listed International PLC who are well established in their market, driven by a well established leader with over 100 years of expertise. This accountant position is based at the organisations Finance Head Office based just off the M6 north of Wigan.

Your new role
This accountant job is responsible for delivering the financial accounting information, ensuring compliance with relevant accounting standards and financial controls. The role also ensures statutory compliance at a country level, and provides support to the Financial Controller. You will be responsible for month end processes and procedures, producing financial and management reporting, prepare for the audit and balance sheet reviews and be the lead contact for all external audits.

What you'll need to succeed

  • You must be qualified either ACA or ACCA, with experience in a large global business, with a good understanding of SAP and excel.
  • French speaking would be extremely desirable but not essential
  • Excel is widely used in the business, and it would be ideal if you had experience in financial modelling.
  • This organisation is constantly changing, and so you must have an attitude that embraces and is not afraid of change.
  • Given this role works closely with many stakeholders both internal and external, it goes without saying you must be able to build successful trusted relationships.

What you'll get in return
Alongside an extremely competitive salary, 25 days holiday and other leading benefits, you will work for a well known, global organisation, in which opportunities are endless.

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 Lucinda O'Neill on 01282 402162 now.

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