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Financial Accountant

Job Title: Financial Accountant
Contract Type: permanent
Location: Cheshunt, Hertfordshire
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
REF: TS 02837490p_1559582399
Contact Name: Toby Sweeney
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

Financial Accountant - Cheshunt - £30k-£35k + Benefits

Our client, a company part of a global financial services group, are looking for an accomplished accountant to join their team. Within a large financial team, you will have an excellent opportunity to grow in the role and progress into future roles. As part of the expenses team, you need a strong analytical mind a long with good technical accountancy skills, as well as being well along in your ACCA/CIMA studies.

Responsibilities Include:

* Administer the expense accounting data in the corporate ledger (Including SAP Fixed Asset Module), and within the department, to ensure that accounting data is up to date and accurate and meets the needs of the business. Understand inconsistencies and where appropriate challenge cost centre managers.
* Comprehensive, comparative analysis of expense data, identifying primary expense drivers and significant trends.
* Provide assistance to business and cost centre managers to help analyse expenses, explain variances and other expense related queries.
* Assist with the preparation of the monthly allocation reporting. Be able to investigate any inconsistencies.
* Continual analysis of existing departmental expense processes and controls. Ensuring accounting treatment of all material accruals and prepayments is aligned with relevant standards and policy. Recommendations and implementation of changes to improve the efficiency of these processes.
* Preparing financial reports and data uploads, with accompanying analysing of results.
* Assist internal / external audit for expense queries. Assist and support the external auditors during year end.

Skills Required:

* Part-Qualified ACCA/CIMA.
* Experience with SAP.
* Journals, Accruals and Pre-Payments experience.
* Analytically minded.

If successful you will join a business at the pinnacle of its industry. Enjoying a great chance of career progression, this could be the role that accelerates your career, while providing the stepping stone of new challenges.

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