Financial Accountant

Page Personnel Finance
Bristol (City Centre)
£30000 - £35000 per annum
29 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Page Personnel are currently looking to recruit a Financial Accountant to join a leading, public sector organisation in central Bristol.

Client Details

After a recent internal restructure of the finance team, our client has an opportunity for a Financial Accountant to join their team on a permanent basis.


The successful Financial Accountant will be responsible for ensuring that the financial accounts are prepared to tight deadlines. Key responsibilities will include:

  • Taking ownership of the balance sheet, ensuring the highest level of accuracy is met
  • Managing a team of 2 Finance Assistants
  • Supporting the FD with External Audit
  • Treasury and Cash Flow management
  • Implementing process improvement


The ideal candidate for the Financial Accountant position will:

  • Be actively studying an accountancy qualification (ACCA / ACA / CIMA or equivalent.)
  • Have demonstrable experience of producing statutory accounts for a medium or large organisation.
  • Experience of line management is desirable.
  • Experience in a public sector environment is also desirable but not essential.
  • Be able to commute to Central Bristol on a daily basis.

Job Offer

By joining the organisation as Financial Accountant, you'll be eligible to receive the following:

  • A starting salary of up to £35,000
  • Competitive pension scheme
  • Competitive holiday allowance
  • Flexible working environment
  • Other optional benefits, including Cycle to Work Scheme, Childcare vouchers etc.

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