Senior Financial Accountant

Recruiter
Reed Finance
Location
Southend-on-Sea
Salary
50000.0000
Posted
16 Apr 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Reed Finance are pleased to be supporting a global organisation who are seeking a new senior finance professional to support and maintain business growth.

Reporting into senior management the role will be responsible for supporting the general accounting duties required to compile and produce accurate financial accounts.

Duties and responsibilities include:

Assist with the coordination of the monthly closing process and support in ensuring the monthly reporting packages are completed, reviewed and submitted to corporate in a timely manner.

Take responsibility for specific account analyses and monthly reconciliations for the more technical accounting areas

Maintain the integrity of account reconciliations, key financial schedules and other financial reporting

Coaching more junior members of the finance team

Support efforts to complete detailed monthly P&L and balance sheet reviews, identifying and explaining significant movements and ensuring accuracy of balances and underlying support

Develop strong software system knowledge, assist in system upgrades

Provide recommendations for continued process improvements, and implement where appropriate.

Assist with preparing comprehensive supporting disclosure documentation for quarterly and year-end S.E.C. filings requirements.

Work closely with internal/external auditors, compiling and providing requested information and responding to various requests required to complete their audits.

Manage internal process documentation and compliance with SOX controls. Support the annual testing procedures, implement any required remediation’s and ensure there are no remaining deficiencies.

Manage ad hoc finance projects


This role will suit a technically focused senior finance professional who is ready to join a progressive yet established organisation.

You will be a fully qualified, senior finance professional with excellent communication and team supervisory skills. Experience within a manufacturing organisation will also be very advantageous.

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