Financial Accountant

Contract Byron Finance in Accountancy & Finance
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  • Post Date: December 2, 2020
  • Apply Before : February 10, 2021
  • Salary: £4,000.00 - £45,000.00 / Annually
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Job Detail

  • Reference Number JO0000009207AT
  • Job Type Contract
  • Location Gatwick, Surrey

Job Description

Our reputable Gatwick based client seeks a Financial Accountant to join their growing utilities business for a twelve month contract. Reporting to the Finance Manager, you will have responsibility for the daily and month end process, statutory accounting and accounts preparation. You will have strong technical knowledge and previous experience of balance sheet reconciliations and accounts to trial balance stage. Applicants must be able to demonstrate a stable employment record and advanced Excel skills. This is an excellent opportunity for an individual who enjoys working in a busy but friendly environment. The chosen candidate must be a minimum part qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA or CIMA).

Duties will include:
• Prepare monthly financial accounts
• Prepare statutory and regulatory accounts
• Prepare balance sheet reconciliations and journals
• Analyse monthly movements
• Intercompany reconciliation
• Implement financial controls
• Test and improve system controls
• Financial reporting and analysis
• Intercompany reconciliation
• Produce budget to actual variance analysis
• Complete and submit company VAT returns
• Support the Finance Manager
• Adhoc analysis and projects to support the needs of the business

You must have:
• Minimum part qualified (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent)
• Strong technical accounting experience, preferably from within a practice environment
• Strong Excel skills and SAP experience preferred

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted in relation to this vacancy. We do however value your details and will retain them on file to enable our consultants to contact you should a suitable opportunity arise.

Byron Recruitment Limited trading as Byron Finance operates as an Employment Agency and an Employment Business. Byron Finance is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Byron Finance is a member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC)