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Financial Accountant

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Harvey John Accountancy Recruitment


£35000 - £45000 per annum

In the near future I will be working closely with my client, a construction company based near Gatwick Airport, to recruit for a permanent and full-time Financial Accountant.

Reporting to the Finance Director, this role entails overseeing all aspects of financial accounting, including:

  • Financial reporting in-line with UK GAAP
  • Assisting with the preparation of financial reports for US company (US GAAP)
  • Taxation work
  • Journals
  • Bank & Balance Sheet Reconciliations
  • Delivering month-end reporting- actual v cost
  • Budgeting and Forecasting

This is a superb position, which offers fantastic benefits and progression. It would be ideal for someone looking to take a first step (from practice) into industry- alternatively, it may well suit those that have already worked in industry but looking for their next challenge.

The ideal candidate for this role WILL:

  • Be ACCA, CIMA or ACA fully qualified, be coming towards the end of a qualification- though for the perfect person they will consider those that are significantly "qualified by experience" (Essential)
  • Have AT LEAST 2-3 years' experience within a financial reporting focussed role (Essential)
  • Have worked within an accountancy practice previously (Desirable)
  • Have used multiple accounting packages previously- for example SAP or Oracle (Essential)
  • Have experience of US GAAP (Desirable)
  • Have experience of financial reporting in-line with UK GAAP (Essential)
  • Have advanced Excel skills (Essential)

If this sounds like you, then please apply for this position ASAP!