Financial Accountant

Location: Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Job Type: Temporary
Salary: Negotiable
Contact: Charlotte Tyrer
Call: Charlotte
Reference: BBBH4768_1643813571
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Financial Accountant

Competitive Rate

6 - 12 Month contract

Welwyn Garden City

gap technical are proud to be representing this global manufacturing business in their search for a Financial Accountant to work at their facility based near Welwyn Garden City

Performance Objectives

  • Detailed understanding of accounting policies and experience in developing and implementing policies and procedures.
  • Driving control and process improvement
  • Preparation of month end journals including areas such as prepayments, consumable inventory, returns provisions, bad debt provisions.
  • Preparation of balance sheet reconciliations to ensure the integrity of balance sheet accounts.
  • Daily review of financial transactions
  • Oversight and ownership of accounts receivable including completion of outsourcing to shared services.
  • Liaise with intercompany counterparts to resolve any queries and reconcile balances.
  • Working knowledge of VAT and Intrastats
  • Ownership of tooling invoicing
  • Report automation and strong system expertise desirable
  • Analysis of data and trends to support cashflow and forecasting activities.
  • Assistance with both external and internal auditors, providing relevant schedules and supporting information.
  • Carry out ad hoc tasks as requested by the Controller.

Person Specification

  • The successful candidate should be part qualified in ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent. Qualified by experience will be considered.
  • Strong Excel and systems skills
  • Experience in bookkeeping and management accounting in a busy finance department
  • Good understanding of business and financial issues
  • Controls based environment.
  • Driver of change and improvement; ability to run with a project and see it through to completion.
  • Takes complete ownership of areas of responsibility.
  • Team Player who proactively helps others with projects, manages workload in support of team & department goals.
  • Ability to effectively integrate within the finance team.

Desirable

  • Aventa and Sage 1000
  • Experience in credit control

Apply

Please send your CV and call Charlotte at gap technical on 01925 406 525

If you have any questions or are interested in any other opportunities we may have, please do not hesitate to contact on 01925 406 525

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of gap technical who are operating as an employment business.

gap technical are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job.

Closing Date: 02/03/2022

"By applying for the above position and providing your personal data to us you understand that your data will be processed in line with our Privacy Policy."