Finance Analyst

Recruiter
Undisclosed Company
Location
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Salary
£29000 - £30000 per annum
Posted
21 Sep 2016
Closes
19 Oct 2016
Ref
PT0706
Contact
Manpower UK
Sector
Construction
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time

Manpower is working with a prominent Peterborough business that requires a Financial Accountant to support the Accounting Director in general ledger accounting, balance sheet reconciliations, statutory accounts, VAT and insurance.

The successful candidate will be working closely with the Accountant and the FP&A Director so strong communication skills are essential along with an academic qualification, preferably ACCA either part qualified or qualified.

Main responsibilities:

* General ledger accounting including monthly journals
* Preparation of Balance Sheet reconciliations
* Preparation of statutory accounts workings
* Preparation of quarterly VAT return
* Liaison with insurers & loss adjusters to ensure insurance claims are progressed on a timely basis

Key factors for success (short-term, mid-term and long-term)

Success in 3 months will include:

* Routinely performing month end accounting work
* Preparing Balance Sheet reconciliations with minimal support
* Fully up to date with company policy and procedures

Success in 6 months will include:

* Preparing statutory accounts using improved accounts pack
* Providing required tax analysis to external advisers

Success in 12 months will include:

* Take on wider responsibilities in Accountant role

Job experience & skills requirements

Personal Characteristics

* Strong work ethic and willing to take ownership
* Ability to work well in small teams within a large Finance department
* Ambitious
* Engaging character
* Concise

Qualifications

* Part qualified technical accountant
* ACCA or ACA


Ability & willingness to travel other UK sites (occasional)

This is an excellent opportunity for the successful applicant to build a career within a forward thinking company that invests time in its employees within a modern working environment.

For more information on this opportunity, please contact Jamie Gidney on 01733 565488.

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