Accounting Support Section Leader

Recruiter
St David Recruitment Services Ltd
Location
Cardiff
Salary
£33000/annum Circa £33k per annum
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
15 Jul 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Accounting Support Section Leader
Cardiff
Permanent / Full Time
Circa £33k per annum
ST5638

Our client, a leading electronics manufacturer, is currently recruiting for an Accounting Support Section Leader. This role will provide supervisory support to the small sub teams (AP, AR, Payroll, Treasury, Assets & Reporting) within the finance department, thereby supporting the management team.

It’s a customer focused hands on role responsible for ensuring the teams delivery of a variety of functions including any ad-hoc transactions carried out within this team.

Key Responsibilities:

• Expense validation to ensure employees are compliant with their
submissions
• Ensuring all processes and procedures are constantly reviewed,
documented and updated to meet control and audit requirements.
• Involvement in preparation of management accounts for various
business units within PMUK
• Supporting the Finance manager and Management Accountant to
ensure all corporate reports and prepared in a timely and accurate
manner
• Control VAT reporting and other tax recoveries within the business
• Team development and performance management

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required:

• Appropriate academic and (or) vocational qualification AAt or similar
accounting qualification
• Excellent written & oral communication skills
• Previous payroll supervision
• A working knowledge or Oracle would be an advantage.
• Experience in invoicing and payment processing.
• Naturally inquisitive with an ability to interrogate and develop internal
systems and processes with continuous improvement techniques
• Strong experience within similar accounts environment

Additional Specifications and Comments:

• Must possess the ability to build strong professional relationships,
working as part of a team and on their own initiative in line with
business requirements.
• Must be highly diligent and tenacious.
• Enthusiastic approach to all tasks.
• Ability to effectively network and communicate at all levels within the
business to achieve their objectives as this role requires regular contact
with almost all departments
• Concern for accuracy and ability to meet deadlines
• Excellent organisational and execution skills to manage a small team