The One Group
09 May 2017
08 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire- An international business based north of Cambridge are looking for a rounded Accountant to join their current finance function.

Working closely and reporting to the Operations Accountant you will be supporting both the mainstream finance function for the UK entity while supporting the research and development projects. The business have a history of staff retention and development with the opportunity to take on ad-hoc projects to enhance your career prospects.

The role will oversee two main aspects of the business from general accounting of management accounts, financial accounts and month/ year end reporting to supporting the R&D team with projects and associated costings. The R&D function will require a hands-on approach due to a variety of challenges within the sector- you will be responsible for liaising with stakeholders and managers to provide relevant KPI's and budget information in accordance to pre-agreed timeframes and budgets. The projects will require consistent updates on WIP and analytical insight into performance targets along side suitable forecasting models. Other ad-hoc tasks will include intercompany margin analysis such as revenue identification cost of sales and implementing corrective measures on any queries or process issues.

The successful applicant will be in their final stages of study or hold a recognised accounting qualification (ACCA/CIMA). You will have prior experience of putting management and financial accounts together while supporting a wider business function. You will need to be confident in your approach when speaking to finance and non-finance individuals with a keen eye for detail and the ability to manipulate appropriate data.

Salary £35,000- £45,000 p.a

THE ONE GROUP is Cambridgeshire's largest independent specialist recruitment business. With offices in Cambridge, Peterborough and Northampton, our recruitment divisions include, Accountancy, Executive, HR, IT, Office and Sales & Marketing.

Our recruitment experts provide specialist consultancy staffing services to some of the leading household brands across the East of England and we pride ourselves in adding value to the recruitment experience.

The foundation of our success comes from our high level of customer service, expert knowledge of the local marketplace and our understanding of the significant value people can add to the workplace. This is recruitment as it should be.

For more information call the Cambridge office of THE ONE GROUP on or visit our website at