Financial Accountant

Job Description

Are you a qualified or part-qualified Financial Accountant looking to join a leading innovative solutions company as part of their continued growth?

As Financial Accountant  you would report to the Financial Controller and be rewarded with a very competitive salary, holidays, pension, away days etc. You would be responsible for:

  • Undertaking weekly and monthly financial analysis and reporting, providing information in an accurate and timely manner
  • Support the preparation of the monthly management accounts, annual budget, and statutory financial statements.
  • Liaise with the company accountants to prepare year end statutory accounts and provide financial information as required (for audit etc.)
  • Support the provision of accurate cash forecasts and cash flow management.
  • Examine all financial reports and data closely to check for discrepancies.
  • Create systems to prevent errors in data collection and calculations.
  • Review all financial plans and budgets regularly to look for cost reduction opportunities.
  • Maintain appropriate relationships with external stakeholders, e.g., HMRC, Professional advisors and customers.
  • Ensure all balance sheet accounts are reconciled monthly and ancillary services in the areas of payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable etc.
  • Support with bank management & banking/investment relationships
  • Maintain and sustain costing systems for the group companies.
  • Ensure Sales Invoices are issued in a timely manner.
  • Credit control
  • Maintain group intercompany reconciliations.
  • Support the preparation and submission of VAT returns.
  • Any other duties commensurate with the role.

 

To be considered for the Financial Accountant role you will:

  • Be at very minimum a Part Qualified ACA.ACCA,CIMA or equivalent accountant, with demonstrable workplace experience ideally in a business role
  • Have experience in reviewing and developing/implementing new processes.
  • Have hands on experience of accounting packages and ERP systems.
  • Have good financial & commercial awareness and be able to show they are a commercial decision maker.
  • Be approachable, a team player and have the ability to work beyond the confines of a traditional finance role.
  • Have experience with any of the following would be advantageous; group consolidations, foreign currency transactions and/or implementation of new ERP systems, overseas markets/customs/export.

 

Bluestream Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities Employer and operates as an Employment Agency for permanent recruitment and an as an Employment Business for temporary / contract recruitment.