Financial Accountant

Posted 7 March by Robertson Bell Ltd
Robertson Bell Finance are currently recruiting an experienced Financial Accountant to join an exciting team in a Housing Association in South West London. This role is a great opportunity for someone looking to grow into a management role, as the current Director of Resources is keen to offer training to the right person to develop.

The key responsibilities of the role include:
*Assisting in the sound preparation of all financial returns and annual statutory accounts.
*Ensuring all financial records are complete, accurate and up to date.
*Guaranteeing the integrity and accuracy of all aspects of the financial system.
*Taking responsibility for the bank and balance sheet reconciliations, accruals and prepayments.
*Dealing with the replacement of assets on the fixed asset register and performing depreciation calculations.
*Verifying the accuracy of the monthly payroll before its submission.
*Line Manage a settled team of 4 purchase ledgers and rent officers.
*Taking ownership of the upgrade of the finance system to its latest version.

The successful candidate will have significant experience in a well-regulated sector such as Housing, Charity, Higher Education, NHS or Care & Support, although exceptional candidates from other sectors will also be considered. They will be either a newly qualified accountant, or a finalist who is active in their studies - Study support is available. They will have an interest in financial systems, and previous experience of managing or supervising staff will be a benefit. This role will not be open for long, so please apply now to avoid disappointment.

Required skills

  • Accruals
  • Data Integrity
  • Housing
  • Management Experience
  • Statutory Accounts
  • Fixed Asset Register
  • Financial Accountant
  • Reconciliations
  • Prepayments

Reference: 34633153

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