Financial Accountant

Job Title: Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 3933129_1613399444
Contact Name: Kavita Sharma
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 15, 2021 14:31

Job Description

Financial Accountant

Your new company
A well-established multinational organisation is currently recruiting for a Financial Accountant to join their busy finance department. Currently based at home this role will then have access to modern offices in Central Reading as a hybrid working pattern.

Your new role
This is an exciting role where the successful candidate can take ownership of the below responsibilities:

- Management of accounting for portfolio of entities including working to groups quarterly reporting
- Balance sheet reconciliations
- VAT returns
- Financial accounting including preparation on statutory accounts
- Financial analysis including variance vs budget
- Forecasting
- Supporting wider business and commercial teams with JV information
- Review internal processes and controls and proactively looking for ways to improve

What you'll need to succeed
You will be a qualified accountant with an ACA, ACCA or CIMA Qualification. The ideal candidate will have experience of financial and management accounting with a sound knowledge of preparing statutory information e.g. financial statements, VAT returns. You will also have good Excel and systems skills and be confident using a large ERP system. Further to this you will have the interpersonal skills to work wide a number of colleagues and teams across the business and the ability to collate and provide information accurately and efficiently. This is a 12 month fixed term contract position so you must be available to interview and start a new role immediately.

What you'll get in return
An exciting opportunity to manage a portfolio of high profile entities, working with colleagues across the UK and some international scope. You will be offered flexible working patterns with a fast-paced and dynamic work environment. Excellent benefits and salary on offer.

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