Financial Accountant

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Financial Accountant - £40-£45k - Outskirts of Wigan - Exciting Manufacturing business.

Your new company
Based on the outskirts of Wigan this established manufacturing business remain a market leader and innovators in their specialist field. With sites based across the globe they operate from state of the art facilities which are focused on LEAN manufacturing techniques, led by a strong and talented management team. With an ethos for training internally and developing staff they remain an employer of choice.

Your new role
As Financial Accountant you shall take responsibility for the company's financial reporting, accounting, controllership and compliance functions, including the enforcement of policy and procedures for 2 UK sites. You shall oversee transactions related to sales, inventory, fixed assets, payroll, accruals and all other general accounting entries. As Financial Accountant you shall manage all balance sheet accounts and comply with Balance Sheet Policies and the Internal Audit Process. Able to liaise with External Auditors and Advisors you shall provide Corporate any necessary documents in support of external reporting required under local laws, credit agreements, and the SEC. With the ability to assist in a Sarbanes Oxley Implementation you shall be a key member of the finance team. Dealing with SOX requirements this is a rounded role with scope to progress.

What you'll need to succeed
You shall have a minimum of 5-10 years of experience in accounting, audit, or controllership with a formal qualification such as ACA, ACCA or CIMA. Experience with SOX Compliance remains an advantage and evidence of a role where you have been detail oriented with a track record of success in a similar role is necessary. You shall have effective interpersonal and communication skills and a bachelor's degree in Accounting or Worldwide Equivalent would be an advantage.

What you'll get in return
You shall gain exposure in a worldwide business where quality and solid working relations remain at the forefront of the business goals. Innovative and keen to plan for the future you shall have future development opportunity and remain a key finance individual in the future of a growing organization.

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