Senior Accountant

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Location
England, Hertfordshire
Salary
£45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benifits
Posted
14 Oct 2016
Closes
21 Oct 2016
Ref
BBBH49436
Contact
Sabrina Kaur
Job Title
Accountant
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time



Senior Accountant
45-55K Depending on Experience
Hertfordshire
We are looking for a Senior Accountant to work for a well-known FMCG Business with an amazing reputation to developing talent in the UK.
This is a classic Senior Accounting Role in which you gain extensive knowledge about the business and great exposure to senior execs, enabling you to develop your individual skill sets and use as a springboard to progress your career in the desired direction.
Monthly duties will include

  • Year-end audits and the interim review including in leading the preparation of the Accounts.
  • Production of subsidiary statutory accounts, with the preparation for year end, and final year end reconciliations.
  • Monthly management accounts including budgeting forecasting and business costing.
  • Control the financial systems within the department.
  • Manage the period end process, ensuring all accounting adjustments are made, and costs are appropriately captured and reported on a periodic basis.
  • Control the financial systems within the department.
  • Manage the period end process, ensuring all accounting adjustments are made, and costs are appropriately captured and reported on a periodic basis.
  • Develop, document and implement Group accounting policies to ensure adherence to all relevant accounting standards and reporting requirements, as well as legal and taxation requirements.
  • Control the financial systems within the department.



Essential Skills required

  • Qualified accountant with statutory reporting and control-based experience gained in a management position.
  • Ability to use the Microsoft Office suite, with advanced knowledge of Excel.
  • Proven knowledge of accounting systems i.e. SAP
  • Proven experience of analysing and interpreting financial data.
  • Demonstrable knowledge of budgeting and forecasting.
  • Proven knowledge of accounting standards and an understanding of taxation principles.
  • Demonstrable ability to articulate and present using effective written and verbal communication skills, including report writing.



Benefits include

26 day's holiday per calendar year
50% contribution towards gym membership
Private Medical-Single cover
Annual Bonus 10% on target (max 15%)