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Senior Financial Accountant

Job Title: Senior Financial Accountant
Contract Type: contract
Location: Hemel Hempstead
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits Inc Bonus- 20%
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 12 Months
REF: NH 778575 YU_1642700698
Contact Name: Nick Hallworth
Contact Email:
Job Published: 4 months ago

Job Description

Senior Financial Accountant, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire (flexible working)
£65- £75,000pa plus Benefits- 20% bonus, 12 Months Fixed Term Contract

Our client, a household brand based in Hemel Hempstead has a great opportunity for a Senior Financial Accountant to join the business, on a 12 Months Maternity Cover contract. The successful candidate will be a Chartered Accountant (ACCA/ CIMA will be considered) and ideally have post qualified experience. Working closely with the Financial Controller you will play a key role in the continued growth of the business.

Key Duties:-
-Preparation of year end statutory accounts for all Group companies.
-Compiling period end pack.
-Review of period end balance sheet reconciliations prepared by the business.
-Be seen as a true business partner to the management team to model new opportunities and supporting operational managers in understanding their financial performance.
-Month end and year end close - compliance areas - responsible for monitoring checklists and calendars and making sure that Finance team members are complying to these deadlines.
-Management of daily cash-flow and general banking related matters.
-Co-ordination and management of year-end audit, main point of contact for external auditors.

The successful candidate will be ACA/ ACCA/ CIMA qualified with a strong academic record and be available for a 12 months contract. You must be flexible, organised and able to meet strict deadlines. You will have excellent attention to detail, first class communication skills and the ability to work closely with Senior Management. IFRS experience is a must for this position.

Aside from the impressive financial package you will enjoy and friendly and social working environment with an excellent opportunity to progress.

Vitae Financial Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.