This is a great opportunity within a successful, retail business, based in Hereford. The Financial Accountant will report directly into the Financial Controller, in a key role which will focus on supporting the existing finance function in developing, streamlining, documenting and embedding updated financial processes into the business; and to eliminate & mitigate process risk.
As Financial Accountant your key responsibilities will include:
- Ownership for critical balance sheet reconciliations
- Review of financial data and prepare monthly and annual reports.
- Calculations of VAT
- Statutory and external reporting.
- Month End activities.
- Month end accruals and prepayments
- Other ad hoc projects as required.
As the successful Financial Accountant, you are likely to be a finalist or newly-qualified Accountant, with a good technical accounting background, and strong understanding of statutory accounting as well as internal controls, VAT calculations, compliance, and risk management. A background in audit or internal controls would be highly advantageous, though not essential.
The Financial Accountant we seek will be highly numerate, analytical and thorough, able to work on your own initiative, and able to manage a number of projects simultaneously. You will be a self-starter, who enjoys problem-solving, and providing solutions.
This Financial Accountant role based in Hereford is attracting a base salary of £40,000, plus a defined contributory pension scheme, ongoing professional training and development
To apply for the Financial Accountant position please apply at your earliest convenience with your most recent CV.