Fixed Asset Accountant

Robert Walters
Milton Keynes
£40000 - £45000 per annum
07 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A retail business based in Milton Keynes are looking for a Fixed Asset Accountant.

A retail business based in Milton Keynes are looking for a Fixed Asset Accountant.

Responsibilities include:

  • Create and monitor a system of controls and procedures for recording fixed assets
  • Create an internal guideline to manage assets from initial purchase to end of life
  • Ensure assets are treated in accordance with group accounting policies
  • Record all fixed asset movements
  • Provide on a monthly basis, the capex to the Controlling Team and the General Ledger Team
  • Track project costs and allocate to the correct assets once projects have been completed
  • Reconciliation of all fixed asset balance sheet accounts throughout the group
  • Calculation and posting of depreciation
  • Monthly reporting on fixed assets
  • Review assets for obsolescence
  • Conduct impairment reviews of assets
  • Oversee and organise physical inventories of fixed assets
  • Preparation of audit schedules for fixed assets
  • To assist in any other projects when required

Candidate Profile:

  • Qualified accountant (ACCA or ACA)
  • Self-directed with the ability to deal with ambiguity, manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines
  • Accurate, attentive to detail, with good organisational skills and the ability to follow through on projects with minimal supervision
  • Ability to develop positive relationships and work effectively with key stakeholders
  • Ability to work with confidential information on a regular basis
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to solve problems utilising technology, strong skills working with MS Excel and ERP systems

Please apply or alternatively contact Harsa Abeelack on 07826 859650 or email for further information.

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