Financial Accountant (FTC)

Job Title: Financial Accountant (FTC)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Daventry, Northamptonshire
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 3671534_1570120495
Contact Name: Jacquelyn Jones
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 03, 2019 17:34

Job Description

Your new company
Our client is a well-established and growing, British manufacturing business of medium-size. They have a great reputation in their specialist field.

Your new role
This excellent, long, fixed-term contract has arisen to cover a maternity leave allowing for a handover period before and after. In this role you would be a key part of the finance team, supervising a Finance Assistant and taking responsibility for the general ledger maintenance and supporting the Financial Controller in running the finance function. Duties will include:

  • Co-ordination of the month-end process;
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Management accounting
  • Quarterly VAT returns;
  • Assisting with treasury function, cash management and forecasting;
  • Other ad-hoc assistance to Financial Controller e.g. system development.
What you'll need to succeed
The successful applicant will be CCAB qualified or part-qualified with a demonstrable, recent background working in technical accounting roles. You will have strong communication skills; be able to work effectively and efficiently under pressure, re-prioritising tasks as required; be conscientious with good attention to detail. Experience in working in an SME is key.

What you'll get in return
This business offer modern, comfortable working environment, a close-knit and supportive team culture and great benefits including pension and 22 days holiday plus statutory days. Additionally the business will look at full time or part time hours (4 days a week) for this role.

What you need to do now
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