Accountant (Part Qualified)

Up to 35000.00 GBP Annual
24 Nov 2016
09 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Accountant - Permanent - up to GBP35,000.00 - Woking

My client is a global manufacturing business based in the Woking area. They are currently seeking an experienced, part-qualified Accountant to join their large, European Finance team on a permanent basis.

Candidates must be actively studying for ACCA or CIMA. Full study support is being offered alongside additional benefits.

You will be reporting in to a Financial Controller who is recruiting directly for their team.

Three years prior, relevant experience in a Finance environment is a key requirement. You must be able to verbalise and demonstrate your previous experience in a responsible, team driven role preparing Statutory Accounts for multiple legal entities.

In addition you will have full responsibility for balance sheet reconciliation, VAT and tax returns, General Ledger journals, accruals, fixed assets and other adjustments as part of the month end reporting process, while adhering to US GAAP and SOX reporting requirements.

Accuracy and attention to detail is key with this job. You will need to demonstrate your passion to think analytically and produce, reconcile, review & present complex financial information as part of a team, to ensure timely reporting deadlines are maintained.

Responsibilities :
oPreparing Statutory Accounts for UK entities
oGeneral Ledger journals, Accruals, Fixed Assets
oVAT & Tax Returns
oBalance Sheet reconciliations
oMonthly reporting
oEnsuring compliance with US GAAP and SOX
oMonth end reporting packs
oTransitioning processes and driving policy & system improvements
oAssisting with internal & external Audit schedules

Person Specification :
o3+ years' experience in a previous Finance & Accountancy role
oExperience in managing month end activity and preparing Statutory Accounts
oAAT Qualified & active ACCA or CIMA Studier
oPrevious experience using SAP & JD Edwards
oStrong academic record
oEffective organisational skills, accuracy and attention to detail
oDisplay Energy, drive and determination to meet deadlines
oConfident communicator at all levels within the business
oIntermediate to advanced Excel skills (Pivot Tables, Formulas, Vlookups, Sum ifs)
oExperience working within a shared Services environment would be beneficial

This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious Finance Professional to join a highly profitable, International manufacturing business.

Full study sponsorship is being offered alongside a competitive salary, company pension and various other benefits.

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Accountant - Permanent - up to GBP35,000.00 - Woking

Applications are encouraged from all candidates meeting or exceeding the minimum criteria for the role regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity

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