Financial Accountant - Maternity Cover - 12 month FTC

Job Title: Financial Accountant - Maternity Cover - 12 month FTC
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Kent
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Reference: 14015484/001_1569311433
Contact Name: Maria Hallford
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 24, 2019 08:50

Job Description

Working in a strong technical team, as Financial Accountant you will be responsible for the preparation of statutory accounts and month-end accounts for a number of legal entities within the business.

Client Details

Growing, rapidly changing and highly successful organisation based in Kent.


As Financial Accountant you will be responsible for:

  • The preparation of various legal entity statutory accounts in accordance with local regulations and accounting policies
  • Preparation of support for balances in the statutory accounts for tax review purposes
  • Assisting with the audit of the statutory accounts through to completion
  • Updating the ledgers post completion of statutory accounts for any tracker adjustments made during the process
  • Review of primary and secondary ledgers and ensuring differences can be substantiated
  • Assisting with ad-hoc reporting and project work


My client is looking for a fully Qualified Accountant (ACA / ACCA) with strong financial accounting skills. Ideally you will have Qualified in practice and be looking for a first step into industry, but candidates with an I&C background will be considered. You must be able to demonstrate experience of the statutory accounting process.

This is a fast-paced and rapidly changing environment so you must be able to work on your own initiative and prioritise your work effectively.

My client can wait for someone on a maximum 1 month's notice but ideally would like someone ASAP.

Job Offer

£40,000-£45,000 per annum