Financial Accountant

Recruiter
Sewell Wallis Ltd
Location
Leeds
Posted
11 Feb 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Sewell Wallis are currently working with a multi million pound business based in south Leeds. The business who are currently in a transitional period have created a senior Financial Accountant role that would provide the opportunity for someone to offer their own voice to improve current processes and procedures.

The key responsibilities within the Financial Accountant role will include but are not limited to:

* Preparation of statutory accounts under local GAAP.
* Journal entry in preparation of monthly and quarterly Management Accounts and Management Information in accordance with established timetables allowing the performance of the business to be monitored and managed.
* Working with operational and commercial people in the business to support them with financial analysis across business areas.
* Assist with P&L analysis of certain business areas, identifying key variances for investigation and being able to assess the necessary adjustments following from the review.
* Assist in analysing and preparing reports, KPI's and performance statistics/graphs that form part of the Finance Pack or as ad-hoc reporting.
* Continuous review of current reporting identifying and driving any improvements.
* Support the Budget Process & Forecasting as required

The ideal candidate will be:

Qualified by ACCA/CIMA/ACA or have a few exams remaining.
Have strong balance sheet reconciliations experience.
Worked previously in a Financial Accountant role.
Strong excel skills (including V-lookups and pivot tables).
Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal).

The overall package includes:

A salary depending on experience of £30,000-£38,0000 with a generous holiday entitlement and flexible working hours that other impressive benefits that are unusual in senior finance role.

For more information please contact Hayley Shaw.

Sewell Wallis acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers

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