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Financial Accountant

Financial Accountant

Job Title: Financial Accountant
Contract Type: permanent
Location: Luton
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Bens
REF: CG0411FC_1667574020
Contact Name: Charlotte Garfield
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Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description

Our client, a truly dynamic organisation with exciting strategy in place that will facilitate even further growth, is looking to source a talented Financial Accountant to join its close-knit team.

Reporting to the Financial Controller, you will be a key member of the department, taking ownership of the management and statutory accounts, along with managing the fixed asset register. This is a highly visible role, essentially acting as no.2 to the FC, which will provide great exposure and a clear progression path in future.

Main duties include:
* To own the consolidation and accounting of IFRS for the PLC, including IFRS16, to ensure accurate accounts and embed and improve the processes.
* To prepare the monthly management and annual statutory accounts
* Understanding and cover of all accounting processes within the team, including the review and coaching of team member's accounting.
* Work with the Financial Controller on improving the financial processes and systems.
* Coaching more junior members of the team as required

Key skills and experience required:
* ACA/ACCA Qualified
* Strong experience either gleaned in practice or in a fast-paced industry environment
* Strong communicator and team player
* Ability to challenge the status quo
* Excellent numerical, analytical and problem solving skills
* Self-starter who can utilise their own initiative
* Clear technical ability
* Career minded, keen to develop and challenge themselves

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