Financial Accountant

Robert Walters
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

An opportunity has come up this New Year for an Interim Financial Accountant within an industry leading Manufacturing and Production business in Cheshire. They are looking for an experienced Financial Accountant for assist the Financial Controller with the statutory accounts, weekly and monthly reporting, balance sheet reconciliations, bank reconciliations and liaising with auditors when needed. Other ad-hoc duties will be required throughout this Manufacturing and Production contract.

There are a number of key responsible and duties for the Interim Financial Accountant to manage which include:

  • Preparation and posting of accruals, prepayments and monthly journals.
  • Prepare and post wages journals. Monthly balance sheet reconciliations.
  • Production of monthly management accounts.
  • Providing sales and WIP analysis.
  • Monthly preparation and submission of sales commissions.
  • Weekly/monthly rebate calculations.
  • Production of information and analysis to be used in financial reporting.
  • Liaising with the sales team on financial performance.
  • Working alongside assistant accountant on Group accounts and providing cover.
  • Producing and submitting quarterly VAT returns.
  • Produce cash flow reporting.
  • Preparation of year end accounts.
  • Providing cover for Financial Controller Support as required for the Financial Controller.

Qualifications / Relevant Experience:


  • ACCA/CIMA/ACA qualified.
  • At least 3 years Financial Accounting experience in a similar role.
  • Knowledge and proficiency in MS Office.
  • Excellent Microsoft Excel proficiency.

Essential Skills & Qualities:

  • Excellent numeric skills.
  • Business focused.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Problem solving.
  • Adaptability and fast learning.
  • Proactive self-starter.

This is key Interim Financial Accountant position with an immediate start for at least three months but likely to be extended. If you would like to be considered for this position in Cheshire then please do get in touch and apply today.

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