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Senior Accountant

Job Title: Senior Accountant
Contract Type: contract
Location: Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 5K Car
Start Date: ASAP
REF: NEG 79846 SDET_1526401306
Contact Name: Niamh Grant
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Senior Accountant, Rickmansworth, 6-12 Month Fixed Term Contract
£50,000-£55,000 + 5K Car

Our client a globally successful entity, recognisable across all the major cities are recruiting for a Senior Accountant to join their growing finance department. This opening is for a pivotal member for the finance function and would require a high profile across the business. Successful appointment to this position will allow the individual to play a key part in the success of this business during this exciting period of change. This role would mainly be focused on supporting the Finance Business Partner.

Duties to include:
*Assisting senior finance business partner in development of finance team
*Production of accurate monthly management accounts
*Monitoring the divisions results against forecasts and provide variance analysis
*Supporting the rolling quarterly forecast
*Producing and reviewing balance sheet reconciliation and identify risks and opportunities
*Ensuring financial controls are adhered to
*Identify improvements in processes and systems as appropriate
*Review Project Financials and project forecast meetings
*Reviewing and producing VAT returns and other tax returns
*Management of accounting systems
*Manage the interim and year end audit process
*Provide year end statutory information
*Ad-hoc duties

The ideal candidate will have experience in a similar role. You must possess strong communication skills and be confident in your ability to liaise with senior stakeholders and non-financial stakeholders. Advanced excel skills are a must along with strong computer knowledge on a whole.

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