Financial Accountant, Manchester

First 4 Recruitment Solutions Ltd
18 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A financial accountant position has come up with a fast growing shared service centre in Manchester with an international client base. This role is ideal for a highly skilled R2R accountant with an extensive background in financial reporting & migration.

The role will offer you a hands on role and the opportunity to grow/ progression with this rapidly expanding business. You will be responsible for the execution of general accounting and month end proceedings, as well as being heavily involved in the migration of the R2R process from European countries to the Manchester head office.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Preparation of month end procedures and reporting of group accounts in accordance with accounting standards
  • Dealing with prepayments, accruals and fixed asset activities
  • Playing an integral role in audits both internally & externally
  • Reviewing financial statements and providing detailed analysis for other internal departments
  • Budgets & forecasting
  • Accounting for stock
  • Continuous improvements to processes & procedures
  • Supporting other business functions in particular the AP/ AR departments
  • Liasing with clients across Europe
  • Opportunities to travel

Skill Set Required:

  • AAT Qualified or working towards ACA/ACCA/CIMA (or overseas equivalent) with Experience in an operational finance role
  • Must have month end closing experience and ideally within a shared service centre
  • Knowledge of SAP
  • Excellent understanding of accounting principles
  • Must have VAT experience
  • Must have experience in Migration
  • European Languages would be advantageous

If you are wanting a new challenge and the opportunity to really develop your career within this market then please get in touch for more details regarding this role. Please send an up to date CV to be considered for the short list