Financial Accountant

Niche Recruitment Ltd
Swindon, UK
Competitive salary
05 Oct 2019
26 Oct 2019
Financial Accountant - Fixed Term Contract

Our client is looking for a Part-Qualified or Qualified Accountant to join their exciting team in Swindon. This is a maternity cover to provide full accounting support in the preparation of monthly management accounts.

Some of the key responsibilities will include:
  • Assist in the preparation and posting of nominal ledger journals
  • Assist in the preparation of management accounts and reports in liaison with the Senior Finance Business Partner
  • Assist in preparation of month end schedules
  • Preparation of management accounts for member groups
  • Preparation and reconciliation of Group Quarterly VAT returns
  • Statutory accounts and tax return preparation (alongside the FC) and leading the year-end audit management.

To be considered for the role of Financial Accountant, you will be/have:
  • Part-qual or recently qual ACA/ ACCA, with a minimum of AAT qualification
  • A minimum of three years' experience within a Financial Accountant role (or equivalent).
  • Proven experience of accounts prep, appropriate reconciliation, posting journals, determining accruals and producing reports.
  • Strong Excel skills with previous ERP usage experience.
  • Action-orientated, full of energy and keen to progress and develop.
  • Fantastic problem-solving skills and the ability to build relationships at all levels.

The role itself...

Our client are looking for a talented and confident individual who will competently adhere to all group policies and guidance while also making sensible business improvement suggestions and supporting their implementation. You will have a positive attitude and approach the role with personality, drive and enthusiasm. In return, you will be part of a lovely team that are growing a highly successful, reputable brand.

How do you apply...?

This is an in-house finance role that will not hang around! If you are interested in being considered, please call Nick Wimshurst on or email

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