Financial Accountant

Job Title: Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Oxfordshire
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + great benefits
Start Date: 09/07/2020
Reference: 14101461/001_1594299370
Contact Name: Richard Hailey
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 09, 2020 13:56

Job Description

Head office based and reporting to the Group Finance Manager, you'll enjoy a broad-based accounting role, with responsibility for financial reporting and ensuring effective controls.

Client Details

International Life Sciences Business


The Financial Accountant is responsible for:

  • Responsible for all the financial accounting activities.
  • Maintain and develop accounts payable and receivable services.
  • Prepare VAT returns for the organisation.
  • Preparation of information for annual audit and key point of contact for auditors
  • Tax compliance and regulatory reporting for the group
  • The continued improvement of accounting process and control
    Keeping abreast of changes to financial reporting standards and report key issues to the management team
    Supporting the finance management team with ad-hoc projects


  • The ability to deliver timely, accurate, insightful and high-quality financial reporting, in a consistent and forward-looking manner
  • Strong communication skills coupled with a strong level of technical know-how
  • A fair degree of PC/IT literacy, including a good, practical understanding of Microsoft packages
  • The ability to plan and prioritise a busy workload, as well as identify and make improvements to existing processes in your sphere of expertise
  • Previous audit experience

Job Offer

A competitive salary with excellent supporting benefits package.