Statutory Accountant

Location
England, Devon, Exeter
Salary
£38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted
15 Apr 2019
Closes
22 Apr 2019
Ref
RD13298
Contact
Rachel Dawson
Job Title
Accountant
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client, a well-known and respected South West based business are looking to recruit a Statutory Accountant on a permanent basis.

The Finance team is responsible for both monthly financial reporting to senior management and statutory reporting on a semi-annual and annual basis.

The successful candidate will be a fully qualified accountant (ACCA/ACA/CIMA) with strong reporting and communication skills.

Duties:

  • Statutory accounts preparation for main company and subsidiaries
  • Prepare tax computations & VAT returns
  • Assisting with the statutory audit process
  • Assist in monthly financial reporting to Group function
  • Liaison with Group Financial Controller and team
  • Prepare balance sheet reconciliations and oversee the control of finance reconciliation
  • Analysis of new accounting standards and their impact on the Company
  • Analysis of balance sheet, funds flow and working capital
  • Develop an understanding of the reporting systems and controls and make improvements where required

Candidate:

  • Fully qualified accountant (ACCA/ACA/CIMA)
  • Strong analytical, reporting and communication skills
  • Experience of preparing audit queries and dealing with audit requests
  • A 'can do' and commercial approach to problem solving