Financial Accountant

Financial Accountant

  • Location

    Bracknell, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Contact:

    Jo-Anne Harrison

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Financial Accountant - Bracknell

A market leading and established Technology organisation in the Bracknell area is looking to recruit a Qualified Financial Accountant to support the accounting and financial reporting activities of multiple entities. It is a very dynamic environment and the Financial Accountant will need to demonstrate the ability to interpret and apply accounting principles and work with various departments within the company on cross-functional activities and regions. This organisation is looking for a high energy, problem solving individual with a good work ethic and be able to work to strict deadlines.

The Financial Accountant will be responsible for:

  • Preparation and maintenance of monthly management accounts, including recording all journal entries for multiple UK and international entities,
  • Preparation and maintenance of monthly balance sheet reconciliations for all designated entities,
  • Review 3rd party month end packages of international subsidiaries and upload to ERP systems.
  • Intercompany accounting including month end eliminations, reconciliations, as well as quarterly intercompany billing preparation and payment coordination,
  • Maintaining bank activities including monthly revaluations of bank accounts,
  • Support with international payroll activities for designated subsidiary,
  • Preparation of quarterly VAT and EC Sales returns,
  • Fixed assets administration,
  • Day to day management of AP function,
  • Liaise with US Finance Shared Services and 3rd party providers to complete accounting activities as necessary,
  • Completing and submission of regular business surveys,
  • Support with external audit requirements for designated entities,
  • Support in additional projects and analysis.

As the successful Financial Accountant you are likely to have significant experience in:

  • The ideal candidate will be a fully qualified accountant (ACA, CIMA, ACCA or overseas equivalent) with a minimum of 5-years' industry experience or finalist level
  • Possess strong analytical skills with good attention to detail,
  • Excellent verbal & written communication and interpersonal skills,
  • Ability to be flexible and quickly adapt to changing business needs and processes,
  • Strong technical accounting knowledge
  • Proactive and delivery focus approach to all responsibilities with ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously and follow through,
  • Advanced Excel skills incl. data manipulation,
  • NetSuite and Oracle experience desirable.

You will also receive a comprehensive benefits package.

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