Financial Accountant

Recruiter
Elevation Recruitment
Location
Chesterfield
Posted
14 Apr 2018
Closes
20 Apr 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Elevation Recruitment Group are pleased to be working with a leading manufacturing group based in Derbyshire as they look to recruit a Financial Accountant for their corporate finance function. The strategy for the business is geared towards continued growth and review of processes in order to maximise efficiency in it's operations.

The purpose of the role is to ensure all accounting activities are performed in an accurate and timely manner and that the correct financial results are reported on-time to the business and the Group HQ. You will be instrumental in process improvement reviews as well as maintaining integrity of treasury reporting.

Duties and responsibilities will include:

• Accurate capture and reporting of financial and performance activities
• General financial query management requiring cross team collaboration
• Review and challenge of results ensuring there is a continual monitoring and improvement in the controls environment around all transactional processing
• Development of a quality review of processes & procedures, driving development and implementation of continuous improvement initiatives
• Ad hoc finance / business projects
• Maintain treasury controls environment, ensuring adherence to EMIR regulations, bank reconciliations review and the implementation
• Day to day management of foreign exchange deals and cash forecasting ensuring that bank account balances are kept to a minimum
• Responsible for ensuring that all payments and collections, through whatever method, are made accurately, to the appropriate timescale and in the most cost effective way.

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate the following skills and experience:

• CIMA , ACCA, ACA or other recognised accountancy qualification
• Good technical accounting skills
• Good communication skills (oral, written and listening)
• Understanding how to implement business process improvement
• Modelling, analytical and numerical reasoning skills with an ability to interpret and summarise multiple information streams
• Proven ability to adhere to strict deadlines
• Understanding how to implement business process improvement
• Able to organise and manage work
• Knowledge of SAP preferred

This is an excellent opportunity for a technically strong accountant to join a leading and well-renowned organisation as they enter an exciting period of growth and development. The role would be ideal for a first time mover to make their mark in industry although CIMA trained accountants from industry are also encouraged to apply.

If you match the specified criteria and are interested in discussing the position in more detail, please don’t hesitate to contact us today

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