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Financial Accountant

Job Title: Financial Accountant
Contract Type: permanent
Location: Watford, Hertfordshire
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
REF: SM 131219 FINAC_1578471660
Contact Name: Stephen McCarthy
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

Our client, an instantly recognisable global business based near Watford are on the search for an ambitious Financial Accountant to join their team. This role would suit a part-qualified / finalist level accountant looking to join a business that can offer a dynamic working environment with excellent career progression.

Key responsibilities:
- Ownership of the overhead cost base including business partnering with key stakeholders. - Preparation and challenge of forecasts.
- Preparation and reporting of accurate, well understood Overhead management accounts pack on a timely basis for review
- Reconciliation of key balance sheet accounts linked to overhead such as accruals, prepayments on a timely basis with all variances and errors investigated and corrected
- Owning and controlling the flow of group costs, ensuring all related balance sheets are reconciled on a timely basis
- Ensuring all analysis required is communicated to contracts in accordance with month ed timetables
- Supporting the wider business facing finance team through rapid, accurate investigation and resolution of issues flowing back from contracts
- Play a part in the upgrade and evolution finance systems and processes
- Management, training and development of the assistant accountant

This would be a great opportunity for a candidate who is enthusiastic, motivated and keen to develop their career. On-going support will be given by the Financial Accounting Manager and this is a role where the successful candidate will really be able to make their mark within the business.