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Financial Accountant

Financial Accountant

Job Title: Financial Accountant
Contract Type: permanent
Location: Hatfield
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
REF: CG0309FAFA_1630684812
Contact Name: Charlotte Garfield
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Job Published: 24 days ago

Job Description

Our client, an innovative market leader and highly sought-after business, with a track record for retaining and rewarding top talent, is looking to source a credible and ambitious Financial Accountant to join its team.

This is a key position that presents the opportunity to work in dynamic and progressive environment, giving you access to exciting future roles across the business.

Main duties include:
* Performing and reporting on ongoing and monthly accounting transactional activities including journal and allocation processing, balance sheet reconciliation & review, period close accounting and reporting on financial performance
* Submitting for review and approval of transactional postings to support closure of the financial books
* Substantiating account/general ledger balance reconciliations
* Working to the general ledger close / Period End close calendar timelines
* Support the Half Year and Year End close process, ensuring that audit queries are dealt with swiftly and appropriately
* Providing commentary on all key management account lines as appropriate and attending stakeholder meetings as required
* Proactively identifying problems and opportunities to standardise, streamline and improve processes and accuracy
* Provide the accurate numbers for all disclosures in the annual report and statutory accounts
* Supporting country accounting activities to enable the effective running of operations

Key skills & experience required:
* Qualified (ACA/ACCA) or Finalist from practice or industry
* Strong Excel and generally systems savvy
* Confident, credible communications - capable of building strong professional relationships
* Proactive, positive approach to problem solving

This is a truly exciting opportunity for a technically strong accountant to join an exciting, acquisitive business, that operates a fun, flexible working culture and will undoubtedly provide future chances for progression.

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