Financial Accountant

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Recruiter
FastTrack Management Services Limited
Location
Leicester
Salary
£33000 - £40000/annum
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
As part of continued growth, this business currently have an exciting opportunity for a confident, commercially minded qualified Financial Accountant to join their construction team.

Key responsibilities will include:
+ Ensuring effective management of working capital
+ Financial planning, budgeting and cash flow forecasting, including detailed reporting on a daily, weekly, monthly and yearly basis
+ Management of debtors including credit control
+ Liaison with external auditors
+ Completion of VAT and other regulatory returns
+ Dealing with tax matters/calculations
+ Responsibility for maintaining complete and accurate records in accordance with UK GAAP standards
+ Ensuring sound business practices and processes are established and adhered to
+ Providing the business with timely and meaningful monthly and annual financial reports and information to enable decision making
+ Ad-hoc transactions
+ Assist generally within the finance facility if necessary

Skills/ Requirements:
+ ACA / ACCA / CIMA qualified (or equivalent)
+ Significant experience and technical competency in financial accounting under UK GAAP and relevant taxation legislation
+ Significant experience of invoice discounting
+ Experience of statutory reporting
+ Significant and proven accountancy knowledge including treasury function and monthly VAT return
+ Strong IT skills, particularly in the use of SAGE or similar accounts packages
+ Use of spreadsheets for reporting including advanced Excel with strong data manipulation skills
+ Good knowledge and understanding of Formulas, creating and updating Pivot Tables
+ Proven track record in delivering results
+ Excellent written and verbal communication skills
+ Ability to influence stakeholders at all levels
+ Strong analytical skills
+ A high degree of numeracy and attention to detail
+ Strong organisational skills, managing multiple tasks within tight deadlines whilst maintaining the highest level of accuracy
+ Self-motivated with a proactive attitude
+ Manufacturing experience