Site Accountant / Office manager

SF Recruitment
Leicester, UK
09 Oct 2019
21 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Site Accountant/Office Manager
£25,000 - £35,000 per annum Depending on Experience + benefits

The SF Group is currently recruiting for a Accountant for a leading manufacturing/Engineering company based in Leicester. As the Accountant / Office Manager you will report to Finance for all accounting and analysis tasks with a dotted line to the UK Country Manager on a local budget, debtors list and Administration & HR related topics.

As the Accountant /Office Manager you will be responsible for:

1. Accounting
  • Ensures that the monthly closing is accurate
  • Submits the statutory declarations, such as VAT-declarations, statistics, etc.
  • Generates periodically states and balances that are necessary for a management and for the auditor

2. Administrative organisation
  • Is responsible for the financial figures, linked to the KPI's (key performance indicator)
  • Books bank statements, wages, invoices and follows the depreciation tables
  • Does the cash planning, follow the lines of credit and the investments
  • Provides advice on the management of funds, credit lines, deposit accounts, currency calculations, ... and other financial and accounting problems
  • Ensures that everyone in the international context provides the figures timely
  • Control and organize the work of the back office
  • Cost control, negotiating suppliers prices (insurances, telephone, car leasing's, rental car, etc)
  • Follow up and negotiations with customers with overdue invoices.
  • Legal & Compliance (Insurance/Health & Safety)
  • Responsible for legal procedures on overdue invoices.
  • HR responsible: travel expenses, overtime control, illnesses control, hiring's and dismissal's in cooperation with external accounting company. Payroll / Code of Conduct
  • Facilities Management
  • Cooperates and confers with other departments on working procedures
  • Takes care of a good flow of information of data and made agreements to own employees and to all parties involved
  • Become the local knowledge expert in the company's ERP Systems

The ideal candidate will be/have:
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Notions of IFRS
  • IFS, Cognos is an asset
  • Additional languages, German, French are desirable
  • Strong communication skills
  • Organized, stress resitant and result driven (steers with facts & figures)
  • Extremely motivated, pro-active attitude
  • Open and customer minded (internal + external)
  • Risk Awareness
  • Problem Solver
  • Eager to learn Eye for detail
  • Time management skills
  • Flexible
  • Looks continuously for improvements
  • Takes responsibility

To be considered for this role please either hit the 'Apply' button on this site or email your CV directly to I can also be contacted directly on .
SF Group specialise in Finance and Accounting, so if this particular role is not for you, please do have a look on our website for further potential opportunities which may suit your skills and experience better - If you have the skill, we have the recruitment knowledge and together we can find you your perfect job! -

You must be eligible to live and work within the UK.

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