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Senior Financial Accountant

Job Title: Senior Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Kent
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Start Date: May
Reference: 14010627/001_1556624925
Contact Name: Maria Hallford
Contact Email: mariahallford@michaelpage.com
Job Published: April 30, 2019 12:48

Job Description

As Senior Financial Accountant you will be responsible for overseeing the statutory accounts process and supporting the team through the month-end reporting process.

Client Details

Global business, very successful in their field

Description

As Senior Financial Accountant you will be responsible for the following:

  • Coordinating the preparation and undertaking the review of the UK statutory accounts process. This will involve ensuring the template is in accordance with accounting policies as well as coordinating the timetable with all the relevant departments.
  • Supporting the team through the monthly balance sheet reporting, including:

- Calculation of 'below the line adjustments' at month end

- Review of balance sheet accounts

- Preparation of interim and year-end statutory reporting packs

- Monitoring corporate tax payments

- Review of inter-company reconciliations, resolving any differences or queries

- Liaising with internal and external auditors

Profile

My client is looking for a Qualified Accountant with strong Excel skills. Preferably you will be practice trained but my client will consider candidates that have Qualified in industry but have experience in Financial Accounting roles.

You must be flexible and adaptable along with the ability to pick up new processes and procedures very quickly.

This is a maternity cover role for 12 months - my client needs someone to start by mid June at the latest.

Job Offer

Between £40,000 and £50,000 dependent on experience