Financial Accountant

Financial Accountant

Job Description

Job ID: 9416
Job Function: Finance
Job Term: Permanent
Job Region: UK & Europe
Posted Date: 13 May 2021

Job Overview

Financial Accountant based at Chorley, a newly created role responsible for providing a wide and varied scope of support to the existing team across multiple companies and contracts.

Job Responsibilities

  • Providing transactional and reporting support for a newly commenced receivables arrangement
  • Producing weekly and monthly inputs to client statements and monthly management accounts.
  • Supporting the transactional processing team as required, for example cash allocation, cash forecasting and credit control
  • Accounting and preparation of management accounts for a small group company
  • IFRS accounting transactions for multiple companies
  • VAT returns for multiple companies
  • Inventory accounting and reporting
  • Period end reconciliations for a number of the key balance sheet accounts, including sales ledger and purchase ledger
  • Contribution to the annual planning process and forecasting throughout the year
  • Continuously seek out process improvements
  • Other duties as required

Qualifications and Skills

  • Newly qualified accountant with previous experience working in industry
  • Highly numerate and analytical
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to communicate financial issues to non-finance professionals
  • Good planning and organisational skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Advanced IT skills, especially Excel
  • Good attention to accuracy, detail and presentation
  • Analytical Ability /Commercial Awareness
  • Planning and Organisation
  • Teamwork
  • Self Management/ Integrity
  • Interpersonal and Influencing/Communication
  • Decision Making/Exercising Judgement

Job Location

Chorley

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