Financial Accountant

Acorn Recruitment Ltd
09 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Financial Accountant - Newport
6 months contract - Full Time - Competitive

Acorn Recruitment is working on behalf of a well-established international company whose focus is on the design and manufacture of advanced satellites and systems for telecommunications, earth observation, and navigation and science programmes

We are currently seeking a Financial Accountant at the Newport facility on a 6 months contract.
Job Specification

Perform multiple accounting duties to ensure monthly reporting requirements are fulfilled within stipulated guidelines.

Main Responsibilities
*Manage FACTS+ group reporting system, ensure P&L and Balance Sheet are accurate and delivered to Group within required deadlines.
*Balance Sheet reconciliations are performed for general ledger accounts, manage the SAP TB.
*Key month end responsibilities including FX
*Co-ordinate the team to ensure month end deadlines are achieved.
*Assist with Statutory Accounts preparation where required.

This role Contributes to:
*Timely and accurate posting of key financial accounting information
*Contribute to process improvement where needed
*FAS Internal control guidelines are met in all general ledger transactions
*Assist with Statutory Accounts preparation.

Skills and Experience
*Microsoft Office - Particularly Excel & Word Essential.
*Experience in the Financial Accounting function is mandatory.
*The job holder must have a thorough grounding in book keeping, double entry and Financial Accounting principles.
*SAP experience is desirable

Acorn Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.
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