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Accountant (contract)

  • Location

    Slough, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Insurance

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £50000 - £55000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Declan O' Riley

  • Contact email:

    declan.oriley@markssattin.com

  • Job ref:

    54869953_1543944527

  • Published:

    5 days ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

  • Expiry date:

    01-01-2019

  • Startdate:

    January

  • Client:

    Marks Sattin

An exciting 12 month contract has presented itself at a rapidly growing company located in Slough, for a focused and well drilled Financial Accountant. You will be working in a forward thinking team of very skilled accountants looking after the financial reporting function on a global scale. If you have experience with audit, statutory accounts and are comfortable working in a multinational organization, read on!

The tip of the iceberg responsibilities include:

  • Organization of year-end audit
  • Organization and preparation of financial statements and statutory accounts
  • Liaising with external auditors
  • Preparation, review and reconciliation of the general ledger
  • Some exciting project work that I can't disclose just yet!

In order to be considered for this role you will need to be a qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA). You must also:

  • Have a demonstrable ability to interpret and apply technical accounting standards
  • Be self-sufficient and able to work off your own initiative
  • Have strong analytical, organisational, and communication skills
  • Have a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office and it is beneficial to have experience using PeopleSoft/Oracle.

A position like this is a rarity so make sure that you apply quickly as it will not be around long!