Financial Accountant

Bowen Eldridge Recruitment
From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum
12 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Due to ongoing internal projects, a successful manufacturing company are recruiting for a Financial Accountant to join them on a fixed term contract basis of six months.

Working in a large finance team, this role is integral to the smooth functioning of the department and is recognised as being a member of the senior management team.

Financial Accountant duties:

  • Prepare Statutory Accounts and Annual Reports of the Company and monthly Management Accounts.
  • Efficiently process all elements of central overheads within Management Accounts whilst ensuring the accuracy & integrity of the data.
  • Responsible for the key accounting controls and ensuring the leasing facility correctly matches the inventory.
  • Managing capital approval process and maintaining control over the fixed asset register. Business partnering engineering department and other key stakeholders in developing rolling 5-year capital programs.
  • Responsible for maintaining integrity of budget models and business partnering central and recharge cost centre owners in preparing annual and half yearly Budgets and 5 year plans.
  • Reviewing and analysing performance throughout the year for Central Cost areas, recharge cost centres and Balance Sheet.

Financial Accountant essential criteria

  • Part qualified with extensive practical experience
  • Prepare full management accounts
  • Prepare detailed Budgets/Forecasts
  • Ability to prepare balance sheet reconciliations
  • Product costing experience
  • Large company/manufacturing accounting experience

The Financial Accountant role demands a talented individual with good interpersonal skills, which equips them to design and drive change in a manufacturing environment where the customer base is demanding and constantly striving for improvement.

Applications are welcome from candidates with a proven track record as either a Financial Controller, Financial Accountant, Management Accountant or Finance Manager.

This is an urgent requirement with interviews being conducted ASAP.

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