Financial Accountant

Job Title: Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 3730540_1576592467
Contact Name: Harry Ataou
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 17, 2019 14:21

Job Description

Financial Accountant (Reporting) - Gloucester, Gloucestershire - Salary - Competitive - Hays Accountancy

Your new company

Hays Accountancy & Finance are partnering with a Global Manufacturing Organisation based in Gloucester, Gloucestershire to recruit for a dynamic and driven permanent Finance Analyst. This position is to work in the reporting department with a primary responsibility of supporting the accounting, reporting and tax activities of the various UK and International entities. The role will report to the Financial Controller in a progressive finance position allowing you to develop and really add value to the team.

Your new role

Your key duties will involve supporting the reporting team in book-keeping, accounting and maintenance of financial records for local entities in accordance with US and Regional GAAP. You will prepare monthly VAT returns, intrastat and support the preparation of annual statutory accounts, providing information for tax computations. You will complete statutory declaration and statistical reports for regional/national authorities along with providing documentation for the internal/external audit work. You will participate in month-end reporting, prepare and post month-end journals including prepayments and accruals. You will prepare monthly and quarterly balance sheet account reconciliations, intercompany processes including recharge invoices, reconciling intercompany balances and assisting in resolving queries with the support of the Financial Controller. You will be involved in business systems, process and improvement, along with supporting in ad-hoc financial projects and support for the European Tax function.

What you'll need to succeed

To be considered for this exciting Finance Analyst/Reporting position you will need experience within a similar position, strong MS Excel skills and the ability to build relationships at all levels. You will be detailed orientated and be able to identify improvements in internal controls and financial processes. You will be part-qualified/newly-qualified ACCA/CIMA/ACA, any experience with SAP financial systems and multiple language skills (French, Italian, German, Spanish & English) would be advantageous but not essential. A great opportunity for a finance professional seeking career progression from industry or from a professional looking for their 1st move out of practise.

What you'll get in return

This permanent Finance Analyst role is offering a competitive salary based in Gloucester, Gloucestershire with on-site parking. Benefits include contributed pension scheme, health care cash plan, salary life assurance, employee's discounts and more. A great opportunity to really add value and progress in a Global Manufacturing Organisation.

What you need to do now

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