Financial Accountant

Job Title: Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Northamptonshire
Salary: £50k per year + Excellent Benefits
Reference: RB14771
Contact Name: Michael Swinburn
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 25, 2021 13:11

Job Description

Our client is a well-established and highly reputable organisation based in Northamptonshire. They are looking for a new Financial Accountant to join their close-knit team, this is a unique role for an individual with strong financial accounting skills who is looking to become a Head of Finance/Financial Controller in the future.

The main responsibilities of this Financial Accountant are as follows:

  • Play a vital role in the year end processing, including assisting on the preparation of statutory accounts, with the view of taking full responsibility for them as you develop
  • Manage a small team of finance professionals and help them develop through their qualification
  • Be a key player in the advancement of the existing processes, deputising for the Head of Finance
  • Build and maintain strong working relationships at all levels across the business to ensure deadlines are met

The successful candidate will have:

  • Ideally ACCA, CIMA or ACA qualified with a minimum of 2-3 years post qualification experience
  • Demonstrable experience of assisting with year end procedures.
  • Experience of managing a small finance team
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and be proficient in Excel
  • Experience preparing the monthly management accounts and working with stakeholders from non-financial backgrounds

If you are interested in this opportunity, please do not delay in applying as applications are being continually reviewed and the client is looking to conduct interviews ASAP.