Financial Accountant

NES Global Talent
13 Apr 2019
10 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Financial Accountant



My client has an exciting opportunity for a Financial Accountant, within their Business Unit located in Abingdon, Oxfordshire, UK. This role will be a key member of the Financial Accounting team, providing a central finance function for all finance activities business units and its subsidiaries.


• Assisting with the preparation of our group companies month end management accounts and control files in a timely and accurate manner, for review by the Financial Accounting Manager and Head of Accounting Services;

•Cost review and analysis to include explanations for variances to budget and prior periods and additional analysis post month end;

•Monthly balance sheet account reconciliations, including Trade Debtors and Creditors;

•Intra-group recharges calculations and invoicing

•Responsibility for monthly intercompany agreements, including final submission to Corporate

•Dealing with various ad hoc queries and requests for information;

•Revenue review and variance analysis; Knowledge of TC, PLC and CAPEX preferred

• Involvement in weekly sales flash preparation;

• Manage the CAPEX process for the group companies, including assisting with capex request form completion; budget setting; tracking spend; and cost-benefit analysis to ensure success of projects;

• Ownership of at least one company’s VAT returns Intrastat and EC sales with submission due quarterly;

• Liaising with Auditors and submitting lead schedules at year end, ensuring agreed deadlines are met;

• Assisting with both financial and audit requirements;

• Helping maintain user access in Sage and WAP


To be considered an applicant for this position you must show how you meet the basic qualifications of the job in a resume or document you upload, or by completing the work experience and education application fields. Accepted file types are Microsoft Word (DOC or DOCX), PDF, HTML, or TXT.


· CIMA / ACCA part-qualified;

· Experience, 3 years minimum, working within a Finance department


· Experienced user of SAGE 200 and Hyperion HFM is desirable;

· Advanced knowledge of Excel, to include v-lookups, complex pivot tables and SUMIFS etc;

· Previous use of Sicon WAP (Web authorisation Processor) an advantage


· High level of accuracy and attention to detail;

· The role is ideal for an experienced accountant who can use their initiative and has strong problem-solving skills;

· The working environment is fast-paced, with many competing priorities;

· Ability to work well in a team to ensure deadlines are met

· Achieving results ethically

Please Apply ASAP for immediate consideration

Established in 1978, NES Global Talent provides a complete range of contract and permanent talent solutions to the Oil and Gas, Power, Construction and Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and IT sectors worldwide. With more than 40 offices in 28 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. Offering far more than a traditional recruitment service, we fully support our contractors while they are on assignment with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients

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