Financial Accountant

Recruiter
Candidate Source Ltd
Location
Northampton
Salary
£25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted
13 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
With over 60 offices around the UK, our client is a Top 15 firm of Chartered Accountants which specialises in the owner-managed business sector. Nationally, they support over 35,000 business owners around the UK providing clients access to a huge amount of business expertise and knowledge. The client works with business owners that are in the SME market, many with a family environment.

The primary objective of the Financial Accountant is to produce timely and accurate information for the Finance Manager and Finance Director.

As the Financial Accountant, your duties will be to:

• Assist in the production of the company's management accounts
• Assisting in Balance sheet reconciliations
• Assisting in profit and loss reviews
• Owning the accounts payable process
• Expense control
• Supporting the finance function as a whole
• Utilising technology where appropriate
• Data entry into the accounting system (Bank / Purchase Ledger)
• Controlling accounts payable
• Supplier review and query resolution
• Maintain data integrity on bankline
• Assisting in Nominal reviews
• Assistance with management reporting
• Assisting in the running of the Direct Debit function
• Assisting the credit controller in meeting KPI including liaising with clients regarding payments
• Administration tasks within the department
• Adhoc project work will be required

To be a successful Financial Accountant, you will have the following skills and experience:

• Previous post qualification experience (AAT, CIMA etc) or Qualified by experience to the same level.
• Experience in IRIS, as well as accounting package (traditional and cloud) and a multi legal company situation is advantageous
• Structured, organised and process orientated
• Excellent communication skills
• Ability to work effectively under pressure
• Computer literate; keyboard skills, proficiency in Outlook, Excel & PowerPoint and experience with accounting processing technology (receipt bank etc)
• Willingness to work out of all regional offices and to travel according to the needs of the role
• Willingness to continue with professional studies.

In return, the Financial Accountant will receive a salary of £25,000 to £30,000 per annum.

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