Accountant (Part-Qualified / Finalist)

Location
Surrey, Chertsey
Salary
£35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, pension, study support
Posted
19 Oct 2021
Closes
16 Nov 2021
Ref
JN -092021-3572917
Contact
Chris Royce
Job role
Accountant
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time
Experience level
Part qualified

To provide accurate and timely recording, classification and reporting of accounting transactions. There will be an emphasis on reconciliations, SOX controls, cost centres reporting and recording of routine and non-routine transactions.

Client Details

A leading global organisation with an instantly recognisable brand name. Based in large modern offices in the Chertsey area with free parking provided and very easy access via public transport.

Flexible working is offered, and the long term plan is for 1-2 working days from home per week.

Description

The Accountant (Part-Qualified / Finalist) role involves;

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Responsible for Management accounting for a UK entity, all activities related to the month end close and promotion
  • Responsible for VAT returns & SOX controls
  • Responsible for monthly cost centres review and reporting. Work closely with FP&A team
  • Perform Balance Sheet reconciliations to a high level with strong support and reasoning for auditors and for internal requirements
  • Prepare and submit audit information to a professional standard for UK Managed entities. Work with Senior Financial accountant on the statutory audits.
  • Build close working relationships with the rest of the UK Finance team as well as auditors
  • Work across the organisation's matrix structure, providing support to those that need it and obtaining information when it is required
  • Strive for continuous process improvements.

KEY DUTIES/TASKS:

  • Support the annual audit & month end related tasks for UK entities
  • Post journals based on well-prepared support and present such support for scrutiny to management and auditors
  • Prepare sound balance sheet reconciliations and support for all UK Managed entities as required
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with key members of staff

KEY STAKEHOLDERS:

  • Head of Accounting
  • UK CFO
  • Senior Financial Accountant & Team
  • Head of FP&A & Team

Profile

The ideal candidate for the Accountant (Part-Qualified / Finalist) role will;

  • be ideally PQ / Finalist level CIMA/ACCA/ACA, or equivalent experience (QBE)
  • have strong Management Accouting experience.
  • have worked in a similar role in another international business
  • have experience of VAT returns
  • Intercompany billing / reconciliation / re-charge
  • Cost-Centre management - tracking actuals v budget

Job Offer

The Accountant (Part-Qualified / Finalist) role offers a basic salary of £35-40,000 + bonus, 7% pension, and full study support.

1-2 days working from home per week.

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