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Financial Accountant

Job Title: Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chesterfield, Derbyshire
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Salary: £36000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Reference: 3323326_1528994414
Contact Name: James Liddington
Contact Email: james.liddington@hays.com
Job Published: June 14, 2018 17:40

Job Description

A Qualified Financial Accountant job based with a Chesterfield based manufacturing company paying up to £40k

Your new company
This Chesterfield based, large manufacturing organisation has built a strong reputation locally and in the global marketplace. They operate in several operational fields and, as a result, offer a wide ranging experience to the staff that work with them. You will take a pivotal role within the finance team as well as the wider business that will ultimately see your career develop further, and add experience along the way.

This company is easily accessible from all directions and has free parking onsite, they have a relaxed working atmosphere whilst remaining professional and focused on a day to day basis. There are numerous benefits to be discussed upon application which far outweigh many in the local area, inclusive of a culture that is ever changing for the good , whilst they are always looking to improve working practices and work-life balance.

Your new role
Your role will report into the Financial Reporting Manager as part of a small team in a large finance team. The next reporting line is in to the Finance Director, whilst you will have no direct reports as things stand. Hours are between 08.30 and 17.00 with some flexibility dependent on situation. Your role will provide technical expertise to the wider business and ensure all financial reporting streams are accurate and to a high standard. This role will also lead on reconciliation of the balance sheet and control accounts across the business whilst always on the lookout for process improvements.

You will be reporting not only to your manager but also to internal and external stakeholders offering advice and guidance, as well as audit liaison. Your role will see you produce ad-hoc reports based on internal and external data, therefore a strong business / commercial acumen is beneficial, whilst an element of business partnering will not harm your application.

What you'll need to succeed
To be successful in this role you must be Qualified (ACA / ACCA / CIMA) and hold relevant experience in a similar role. Part Qualified, active studiers may also be considered dependent on other areas of strength.
You should be a technically capable financial accountant with a thorough understanding of reporting standards. These can range across Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) compliance through to FRS 102 understanding and Financial Modelling experience.

What you'll get in return
This role is based Monday to Friday 08.30 - 17.00 with an element of flexibility. There is onsite car parking, career progression and a strong annual leave / pension package available. This role could see you develop you career down a number of paths inclusive of FP&A, Finance Manager, Reporting Manager, or Compliance manager to name but a few.

What you need to do now
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