Newly Qualified / Finalist Accountant - Contract to Permanent

Cameron James
Stratford, London
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is a growing and ambitious business, with an impressive portfolio of clients. They are looking to strengthen their finance team and are recruiting for an finalist / newly Qualified Management Accountant to join the Business. for a 6 to 9 month contract.

The ideal candidate will need to be a switched on and analytical Accountant with a previous track record of supporting and guiding the operational function to achieve objectives. Reporting to the Finance Director, your key duties will include the following:

  • Working with the Finance Director on the implementation of a new Payroll / HR system - including biometrics / labour analysis, employee self service. and staffing statistics
  • Assist with the preparation of the trial balance and the monthly management packs including ILevel data returns.
  • Assist with the preparation of the 2018 budget.
  • Prepare and update the rolling 13 week cash flow including the daily reconciliation of the invoice discount facility.
  • To ensure the timely production of all government reporting such as Intrastat / EC Sales List / VAT returns and export / import statistics and other statistical returns as and when required.
  • Produce the group company accounts on a monthly basis and prepare the consolidated accounts at month end.

The ideal candidate will be:

  • A fully qualified accountant (or finalist level) CCAB or any equivalent
  • Competent in using excel spreadsheets
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to engage and work alongside finance and non-finance stakeholders
  • A self starter who is able to think on their feet and react quickly to situations
  • Keen and able to take on a broad, challenging role in a newly structured team