Financial Accountant - 6 months contract to Permanent

Financial Accountant - 6 months contract to Permanent

  • Location

    Bilston, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Emma Perry-Hall

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Duration:

    Temp to Perm

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Financial Accountant - Balance Sheets

6 month fixed term contract with the view to go permanent

£28-32,000 per annum


To start ASAP

Accounting and reconciliation for general and non-operating transactions. Responsible for delivering on-time and accurate monthly accounts including balance sheet reconciliations. Ensure "sets of books" are aligned, consolidate month-end results into Corp Instance. Support month-end close, audits and annual tax deadlines.

  • Preparation and posting of P&L accruals and prepayments covering general accounting and non-operating transactions
  • Intercompany recharges for non-operating transactions and HQ charges
  • Resolution of intercompany mis-matches
  • Preparation of timely Balance Sheet reconciliations for all relevant account codes in US and Local GAAP
  • Support process for monitoring completion and review of all balance sheet reconciliations
  • Assist Compliance team in providing accurate and timely information to support external audits and statutory filings
  • Apply company accounting policy and ensure compliance with US GAAP
  • Create and maintain reference manual of differences between US and Local GAAP accounting treatment
  • Own any related quarterly or annual tasks, in particular at Year End.
  • Support ad-hoc requests

Experience / Knowledge

  • 2-3 years of Financial Accounting experience
  • Strong systems skills in Excel and Oracle / SAP
  • Worked in multinational operations
  • US GAAP - preferred
  • Proficiency in using Microsoft Office Suite applications.

Education / Qualifications

  • Advanced level of AAT or CIMA/ACCA
  • Qualified by experience

If you have the relevant experience and you are immediately available to start a contract (1 week notice max) then please apply.

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