Financial Accountant

Posted 6 March by Reed Accountancy

An international client of ours is looking to recruit an active studier up to Part qualified level (ACCA, ACA, or CIMA) for a Financial Accountant position for their rapidly expanding and growing company. 

This is a great opportunity for someone looking to take the next step up and grow with the organisation. 

The main responsibilities that you will undertake will be to : 

• Prepare, review and distribute monthly financial reports to stores and cost/profit centers
• Track expenses and revenues against budget and reforecasts and analyse fluctuations
• Prepare monthly consolidation and executive financial package
• Coordinate financials questions/answers Group Treasury and Accounting & Control departments
• Prepare annual financial information binder to be provided to the external auditors
• Prepare quarterly operating reports
• Assist in the budget & reforecast process
• Maintain budget and reforecast information in the accounting system
• Evaluate profit and cost efficiencies in various areas of the organization as needed
• Develop, maintain and distribute as-hoc reports and financial models as needed

The key criteria needed for this role is: - 

• A Bachelors degree in Accounting, Finance or Economics related subject

• Minimum of 5 -7 years’ experience in financial reporting, consolidations and financial analysis.

• Accounting fundamentals/UK GAAP knowledge and IFRS 

• Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office (Advanced Excel & Access) and knowledge of ERP System – SAP R/3 essential and SAP FI desirable

• Excellent Communication skills
• Strong initiative and ability to manage multiple projects as well as strong follow through

Key Skills


• Ability to complete projects timely and accurately critical
• Must be detail oriented with strong organizational and analytical skills
• Ability to work well with others in fast paced, dynamic and multi culture environment

Reed Specialist Recruitment Limited is an employment agency and employment business

Required skills

  • Access
  • Accounting
  • Analyse
  • Analysis
  • Analytical
  • Binder
  • Consolidation
  • Economics
  • ERP
  • Expenses
  • Finance
  • Financial Analysis
  • Financial Information
  • Financial Reporting
  • Financials
  • Microsoft Office
  • Organization
  • Organizational
  • Recruitment
  • Reporting
  • Reports
  • SAP
  • Treasury
  • Manage Multiple
  • SAP FI

Application questions

Do you hold a Bachelors degree in Accounting, Finance or Economics?
Do you have 5 years min experience in financial reporting,consolidations and analysis?
Have you experience of Accounting fundamentals and UK GAAP knowledge?
Are you an experienced SAP R/3 user?
Have you advanced Excel to macro level?

Reference: 34570703

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