Financial Accountant

Grafton Banks
£45k - 50k per year + bonus, pension and benefits
09 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Grafton Banks Finance is currently recruiting for a Financial Accountant for a growing SME based in Epsom, Surrey. You will need to be a fully qualified accountant, ideally with some experience of FRS102 reporting in order to apply although this is not essential. Reporting to the Finance Director you will take responsibility for a variety of duties including:

  • Direct Responsibility for the Senior Accounts Assistant, Purchase Ledger Assistant and Part Time Administrator. Responsible for their development and control of their duties.

  • Ownership of the weekly and 12 monthly cashflow forecasts, responsible for preparing forecasts, developing underlying reports to gather data used within the forecast, and analysis of variances.

  • Responsible for the payroll process, and ensuring compliance with all applicable legislation. Period and year end reporting requirements. Preparation of monthly payment run.

  • Assist the Finance Director with maintenance of the Company share register and any other Company Secretarial duties.

  • Preparation of the group annual budget and bi-annual reforecast.

  • Responsible for capturing all appropriate R&D expenditure to maximise HMRC claims. Preparation of depreciation schedules. Understanding projects to ensure compliance with R&D accounting requirements.

  • Responsible for the maintenance of the Finance Manual and updating policies for sign off on the QMS.

  • Assist the FD with the first year audit of Rocksure Systems Ltd, and all aspects of the integration into the existing Khaos control system.

  • Maintain the loan statements with other group companies.

  • Review cash balances across the group and arrange transfers where necessary. Review payment runs balancing aggressive working capital management with good supplier relationships.

  • Complete annual credit checks on existing customers.

  • Other ad hoc projects.

    This is an excellent opportunity for a career hungry qualified accountant who wants to work in a varied role. You will also be rewarded with a competitive benefits package to include a bonus scheme, pension and other benefits.

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