Financial Reporting Accountant

Job Title: Financial Reporting Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Start Date: 29/07/2020
Reference: 14100860/001_1593763932
Contact Name: Freddie Boath
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 03, 2020 09:12

Job Description

My client is looking for a diligent and motivated Financial Reporting Accountant to join our team in Reading.

Client Details

My client is a secure and growing organisation based just outside of Reading. They are one of the leading Property and Housing Providers within Berkshire.


The key responsibilities of the Financial Reporting Accountant will be:

  • Responsible for the preparation of timely, accurate and relevant monthly management accounts, quarterly forecast, annual budget and statutory accounts at entity level. This will include providing KPIs and variance analysis in monthly reporting to the senior management team to aid with decision making
  • Prepare statistical returns to regulatory bodies such as NROSH, Grant returns, FVA and other bench-marking information
  • Prepare and post financial journals to ensure all ledger transactions are correctly posted and the accounts are financially accurate
  • Prepare monthly balance sheet reconciliations including inter-company reconciliations and ensure timely settlement of inter-company accounts
  • Prepare reconciliation of various systems interfacing and interacting with Dynamics such as POPs, RAM, Pamwin, iTrent and ActiveH
  • This list is not exhaustive


The successful candidate for the Financial Reporting Accountant role will:

  • Be Qualified (ACA/ACCA/CIMA/CIPFA)
  • Have strong analytical skills, communication and presentation skills to influence the decision making process at operational level
  • Able to initiate, define and manage system and process changes
  • Have strong management and financial accounting and reporting skills including up to date knowledge of FRS102
  • Have sufficient self-motivation, ability to prioritise workloads and meet deadlines

Job Offer

My client is offering a competitive salary and generous benefits package.