Financial Accountant

Recruiter
Hays
Location
Gloucester
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is a market leading manufacturing business and specialist in its field. Based in Gloucestershire, they are currently looking for a Financial Accountant to join their technical team.

Job Description Legal Entity Accountant will be responsible for the following:

  • Preparation of timely completion of monthly, quarterly and annual reporting for the US GAAP and Dutch GAAP accounts, including reconciliations and tax accounting;
  • Account analysis on, income statement and balance sheet accounts, and execute respective reporting to Global or Regional hubs, as well as various business groups and functions;
  • Perform and support certain monthly closing activities;
  • Timely respond on ad hoc questions from our internal customers;
  • Support local projects and re-occurring stakeholder meetings for the German entities;
  • Support projects around continuous improvement;
  • Provide support to other legal entity accountants if required.


The Successful Applicant The successful candidate will:

  • Self-starter with hands-on mentality and ability to work autonomously;
  • Ability to focus on detail and accuracy, as well as understanding the bigger picture;
  • Good knowledge of local statutory accounting rules regulations;
  • Bachelor degree or qualified ACCA/CIMA/ACA in the field of Finance / Accounting / Controlling / Tax to satisfy requirements of the role;
  • Experience in an accounting or finance function in an international setting;
  • Good communicator, able to explain complex technical accounting to non-accounting customers in an easy way;
  • German language skills;
  • Fluent in English in writing and speaking.


What's on Offer

Attractive package and working environment for a business that believes in meritocracy.

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