Company Accountant

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
21 Apr 2019
28 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Full Time Permanent Company Accountant. Opportunity based in Carlisle.

Your new company
A well established and growing construction firm are seeking a Company Accountant on a full time permanent basis.

Your new role
Working closely with key stakeholders across the business, and reporting directly to the Board, this is a key appointment within the organisation and will involve the supervision and development of a small finance function.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Preparation of monthly management accounts
  • Main point of contact for the finance function for the board, contract managers and commercial teams, bank, auditors and other external stakeholders.
  • Systems development and implementation of systems to improve financial control
  • Prepare year end accounts and relevant disclosures
  • Liaise with external auditors through the audit process
  • Manage the working capital position and prepare monthly/weekly cash flow forecasts
  • Annual divisional P&L, balance sheet, cash flow forecast
  • Intercompany reconciliations
  • VAT return submission

What you'll need to succeed
You will ideally be a fully qualified Accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA), however part qualified and qualified by experience candidates will be considered with comparable experience operating at a senior level.
Previous supervisory experience is desirable, as are strong leadership qualities, and the ability to motivate and develop a team.You will be a technically strong Accountant, with an acute eye for detail and excellent Excel skills. Experience of the construction industry is desirable.

What you'll get in return
This is a full time, permanent opportunity working Monday to Friday (standard office hours 8.30-5 with half hour lunch) 40 hours per week.
Salary is between £30,000 - £40,000 dependent on qualifications, skills and experience.
28 days Holiday inclusive of Bank Holidays.

What you need to do now
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