Financial Accountant - Milton Keynes £38k

Ascendant Recruitment
Campbell Park
11 Jan 2018
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

An exciting opportunity has become available working for a global client with an office located in central Milton Keynes. Our client is looking for a Financial Accountant to join a very busy team managing one of their larger client accounts on a full time permanent basis.

This role would be a great role for a newly qualified or part qualified person who is looking for a hands on challenging role where they can work as part of a close, solid and enthusiastic team.

The Role

  • Prepare accurate management accounts, adding value wherever possible (technical, problem solving).
  • Assist in ensuring the performance of the team is controlled and monitored against set targets and procedures.
  • Conduct an analytical review of the P&L, variance analysis and appropriate commentary.
  • Take responsibility for all balance sheet and payroll reconciliations.
  • VAT returns preparation, EC sales list, P11d’s and intra stat accounts preparation
  • Responsible for the preparation and completion of all relevant CEAPS, engagement letters, under recovery forms and billing.
  • Assistance with providing tax team information to complete P11D’s/PSA
  • Ensuring adherence to relevant client policies regarding approval for payment of requested items

Key Competencies:

  • Ideally you will have SAP experience but this is not essential
  • You will have a minimum of 5 years experience of working within a varied accounts role
  • The ability to take charge and support managers with supervision when required
  • To be Qualified or Part Qualified studying towards an accounting qualification
  • Excellent organisational and communication skills
  • Intermediate Excel skills