Capital Accountant

England, West Sussex, Crawley
£45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
18 Oct 2016
25 Oct 2016
Kate Williamson
Experience Levels
Newly Qualified
Contract Type
Full Time

Grafton Banks Finance is currently looking for a Capital Accountant to enhance the finance function of a well known organisation based near Crawley.

This role is responsible for managing and maintaining the end to end accounting processes for capital expenditure projects, and ensuring efficient tax treatment of those expenditures.

Key responsibilities include

*Manage activities relating to capital expenditure projects and fixed asset accounting.
*Analyse month end value of work done and expenditure accruals across live projects and reporting of actual expenditure and variances. Apply commercial understanding to investigate any unusual patterns of spend against approvals.
*Review asset capitalisations to ensure correct accounting and tax treatments, and compliance to company policy and processes.
*Work with the Financial Accounting team on the Company's and Group's annual and half yearly financial statements and act as a key contact for the external auditors in relation to fixed assets.

The ideal candidate will preferably be ACA newly qualified with an in depth knowledge and practical application of IFRS, UK GAAP and statutory consolidation procedures. You should have a strong technical accounting background, capital investment experience would be advantageous. You should also possess outstanding written and numerical skills along with the ability to work with and influence senior managers.

This organisation offers a collaborative and friendly working environment and you will be rewarded with a competitive basic salary, an excellent benefits package and an exciting, progressive working environment.