Accountant

Recruiter
Vargo Recruitment LTD
Location
Wales
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Vargo is delighted to be recruiting for an experienced Accountant to join a large manufacturing company based in Caerphilly. The successful candidate will be reporting to a Finance Manager and be expected to fulfil the day-to-day running of the various Finance processes.

The activities will include, but are not limited to, the management of the general ledger accounts, the preparation and submission of financial statements and reporting schedules for monthly and annual deadlines on a group and divisional level.

JOB ROLE

  • Provide appropriate and timely financial reports covering various metrics as required by site management, including monthly management accounts and variance analysis
  • Support Group and Divisional reporting requirements
  • Provide routine and ad-hoc analysis as requested by site operations, Finance Business Partners, Division and Group Finance
  • Accounting activities
  • Processing of standard and non-standard journals
  • Setting up recurring and reversing/accrual journals
  • Managing journal templates
  • Ensure that all general ledger accounts are reconciled on a timely basis
  • Analyse and resolve any un-reconcilable items on a timely basis
  • Ensure activities are completed on timely basis to meet reporting deadlines
  • Identify areas of improvement to facilitate a smarter close process

REQUIREMENTS

  • Fully/Part-Qualified accountant, either CIMA or ACCA (Qualified by experience considered)
  • Ideally educated to degree level
  • Knowledge and experience of finance systems, including understanding of end to-end finance processes
  • Manufacturing background
  • Experience of management and financial reporting
  • Experience of working in a busy environment, providing accounting/reporting services to tight deadlines
  • Worked independently to prepare monthly reports and analysis
  • Proficient in the use of IT including Microsoft Office software
  • Hold a full UK Driving License

DESIRABLE

  • Experience of using SAP
  • Experience of working in a Shared Service Centre environment

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