Financial Accountant

Recruiter
First 4 Recruitment
Location
Manchester
Salary
£29000 - £35000/annum
Posted
08 Jul 2017
Closes
07 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A financial accountant position has come up with a fast growing shared service centre in Manchester with an international client base. This role is ideal for a highly skilled R2R accountant with an extensive background in financial reporting & migration.

The role will offer you a hands on role and the opportunity to grow/ progression with this rapidly expanding business. You will be responsible for the execution of general accounting and month end proceedings, as well as being heavily involved in the migration of the R2R process from European countries to the Manchester head office.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Preparation of month end procedures and reporting of group accounts in accordance with accounting standards
Dealing with prepayments, accruals and fixed asset activities
Playing an integral role in audits both internally & externally
Reviewing financial statements and providing detailed analysis for other internal departments
Budgets & forecasting
Accounting for stock
Continuous improvements to processes & procedures
Supporting other business functions in particular the AP/ AR departments
Liasing with clients across Europe
Opportunities to travel
Skill Set Required:

AAT Qualified or working towards ACA/ACCA/CIMA (or overseas equivalent) with Experience in an operational finance role
Must have month end closing experience and ideally within a shared service centre
Knowledge of SAP
Excellent understanding of accounting principles
Must have VAT experience
Must have experience in Migration
European Languages would be advantageous
If you are wanting a new challenge and the opportunity to really develop your career within this market then please get in touch for more details regarding this role. Please send an up to date CV to be considered for the short list