Finance Accountant

Recruiter
Whurk Recruitment
Location
Washington
Salary
£27000 - £30000/annum
Posted
11 Jul 2017
Closes
10 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client is a global operation with a number of sites strategically positioned across the North East to deliver bespoke services to their customers. Employing in excess of 5000 across the globe this business has experienced year on year growth due to customer demand. With a smart, corporate HQ based in Washington we have a requirement for an experienced Finance Accountant to join the business.

The role requires a candidate with a strength of character to manage both high and low level communication. The finance team has a close working relationship with a flexible and committed ethos. We are interested in applicants that demonstrate strength in attention to detail, ability to analyze data and general experience in a financial accounting function.

The role is demanding and as a result can bring moving goal posts, we require a candidate that is cool headed even in pressurized times and capable of coping with the nature of this operation.

Whilst we are not looking for a spreadsheet guru we are looking for a candidate that can grasp excel well, is capable of utilizing and understanding formulas and can create calculations.

The role is crazy busy at times of month end where you will be collating data, producing journals & costings and reports to submit to the board. in addition you will become involved with Asset Reporting, Audit reports and analysis of data.

The business currently use SAGE, experience with this package is not a pre requisite.

We welcome applications from candidates that demonstrate 3 - 5 years experience in a Financial Accountant Post, ideally within a logistics operation. You will be fully AAT qualified and be studying towards ACCA or CIMA.

The business offer a great opportunity for career progression and development, including providing training and further qualification opportunities. The package includes 25 days holiday, plus BH. Pension Scheme and a full uniform