Financial Accountant

Barker Munro Finance
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client, a leading employer based in South Kent who have recently gone through a period of exciting growth due to a number of mergers and acquisition are looking to recruit a Financial Accountant to occupy a contract until April 2018, this is likely to be extended or made permanent. This is an exciting role where you will be part of a complex, global giant with plenty of career opportunity going forward.

The main purpose of this role is to provide financial support for a number of subsidiaries. The individual will need to build relationships both internally and externally and provide support to their respective client group.

Responsibilities include:

  • End to end month end process for respective company- Including preparation of journals , loading of results into corporate consolidation tool and monthly Sarbox reports / control checks for actual, plan & LE reporting
  • QTR reporting - ensure Corporate reporting packs completed accurately and with sufficient information in a timely manner.
  • Support to year end external audit plus input to statutory accounts and tax return for respective companies
  • Preparation of Balance Sheet reconciliations for respective company.
  • Ensure completed in a timely manner - understand & explain movements, balances & variances (YOY / monthly).
  • Support the Business with ad hoc queries as they arise
  • Project Work - validation of opening balances.

The successful candidate will possess the following skills and experience :

  • A sound academic record - recently qualified (ACCA/CIMA/ACA) or near to qualification.
  • Experience of SAP, Excel, Word, Powerpoint and Lotus Notes, HFM, Essbase plus multi-dimensional database an advantage

Due to the high levels of applications we are experiencing at the moment we are unable to respond to unsuccessful candidates, if you have not had a response within 1 week of applying regretfully you have not been successful

Financial Accountant - Accountancy and Finance - Kent