Financial Accountant

Job Title: Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Reference: 3549397_1575307693
Contact Name: Karo De Schryver
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 02, 2019 17:28

Job Description

Financial Accountant in a rapidly growing SME business specialised in Beauty products

Your new company
Currently I`m recruiting a Financial Accountant for an SME Retail company specialised in beauty products. The company is rapidly growing and provide a wide range of products across the UK and internationally. They promote a unique mix that you can buy online or in the different stores.

Your new role

  • Key responsibilities to ensure the company statutory accounts and tax filings are done within specified deadlines
  • Build a good working relationship with teams outside of finance to support their local needs
  • Monthly balance sheet reconciliation
  • Prepare, review and submit all VAT, Intrastat, statutory and statistical returns
  • Produce monthly consolidated group accounts and the year-end financial statements
  • Raise quarterly intercompany recharge invoices and reconcile the group intercompany balance sheet
  • Manage cash levels, payment run recommendations and quarterly bank reporting
  • Bi-weekly cash flow forecast production
  • Ensure the month-end postings are made accurately, promptly and to schedule
  • Provide cover to the Management Accountant on monthly tasks which includes payroll, monthly billing and supplier payments
  • Ensure accuracy of project level revenue recognition and monthly deferred/accrued revenue journals
  • Support the monthly and quarterly management reporting circle including non-financial reports
  • Support the preparation of the group budget and financial forecasts

What you`ll need to
For this role they are looking for someone who is:

  • Fully or newly qualified ACCA/ACA
  • Up to date IFRS and UK GAAP standard knowledge
  • Previous experience in a similar role or straight from practise
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Strong attention to detail

What you`ll get in return
They are keen to bring an experience accountant to join the accounts team. You will benefit from joining the company at a period of exciting growth in a business of 10 staff that is rapidly expanding. This role is suited to a diligent confident and organised individual who is excited to deliver a quality. You will look forward to proactively managing financial deadlines and an experience to remember!

What you need to do now
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