Financial Accountant

Posted 7 May by Page Personnel Finance
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A permanent role working in the HE sector as a Financial Accountant. This role is reporting into a qualified Finance Manager and will involve all aspects of financial accounting, including audit responsibilities, as well as supporting junior members of the team.

Client Details

A permanent role working in the HE sector as a Financial Accountant. This role is reporting into a qualified Finance Manager and will involve all aspects of financial accounting, including audit responsibilities, as well as supporting junior members of the team.

Description

Responsibilities of the role include preparing and documenting balance sheet reconciliations; monitor and report on budget variances; monitoring financial compliance, VAT reporting, audit advice and risk management; assist in the management accounts preparation, budgeting process, forecasting processes and key financial metrics; taking a lead on the statutory accounts preparation, 3 year planning and SFA reporting requirements, as well as audit responsibilities; to assist with payroll audits checks, financial risk management and audit issues; preparation and submission of quarterly VAT returns; liaise with internal and external auditors as required, to supply accurate and timely information; full production of year end analysis and preparation for audit.

Profile

Candidates wishing to apply to the role should have:

  • Recently worked in a similar role;
  • Exposure or experience to financial audit;
  • Excellent attention to detail;
  • A great working knowledge of MS Excel.

Job Offer

The successful applicant will receive an excellent opportunity to join the Higher Education (HE) sector as a Financial Accountant. Working as a senior member of the finance department, the successful applicant will take a lead role in providing accurate financial advice, analysis and records.

Salary up to £43,000 + study support + subsidised parking + 28 days annual leave plus Bank Holidays/closure days + 6% employer pension contribution.

Required skills

  • financial accountant project permanent hull yorkshire audit management

Reference: 42661822

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