Financial Accountant

New Malden, UK
19 Jun 2019
27 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Hays is a leading recruitment consultancy in the UK in need of a Financial Accountant.

Your new company
Hays is a leading recruitment consultancy in the UK, with offices all over the world. We have over 50 years of experience in their industry, with world class experience in recruiting for both temporary and permanent positions. Hays is an award-winning organisation has over a thousand consultants within their UK offices. We've been voted the best recruiter to work for in the U.K. by Glassdoor and we're the most followed recruiter globally on LinkedIn.

Your new role
You will be joining a team of five reporting to the Financial Control Manager. The purpose of the role is to support with financial reporting duties and to own a number of balance sheets reconciliations prepared to set procedures & timescales. You would be responsible for the preparation of monthly balance sheet reconciliations and analysing variances. You will also be responsible for preparing journals and preparation of accruals. You will provide support to the Financial Control Manager and the Financial Accounts team. In addition you will prepare adhoc reports and implement projects for process improvement. You will liaise with wider Finance Service Centre teams and off shore Service Centre to obtain data and analysis when required.

What you'll need to succeed
It is essential candidates have advanced Excel skills with the knowledge to complete pivot tables and v-lookups. Candidates will ideally be currently or interested in studying towards an accountancy qualification. Candidates will be confident working in a fast-paced environment and demonstrate a strong track record. It is essential that you have excellent processing skills and attention to detail with the initiative and ability to work with minimal supervision. Candidate must have excellent communication skills and the ability to work methodically under pressure to prioritise and manage your time to meet deadlines.

What you'll get in return
If successful you will have the chance to work in this renowned organisation. You will be part of a great office with a well-structured working environment and part of a close-knit team. This job provides a great work-life balance.

What you need to do now
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