Financial Accountant

Location
Leeds
Salary
£28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted
10 Sep 2020
Closes
08 Oct 2020
Ref
AX/35012/LS
Contact
Louise Stowe
Job Title
Accountant
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Axon Moore is proud to be working with a new business to the Leeds area. As one of the first roles to be recruited, the Financial Accountant will work closely with the Financial Controller to build and shape the finance team.

As the Financial Accountant, you will take on responsibility for a number of key areas from day one such as purchase ledger, sales ledger, treasury and balance sheet reconciliations. With a small team reporting into you, as the business grows you will be encouraged to develop and increase your team. The role also allows for your own development, with the Financial Controller ready to dedicate time to expand your skill set and wider reach within the business.

Responsibilities of the Financial Accountant:
• Managing the day to day function including purchase / sales / nominal ledger and credit control
• Management of several bank accounts
• Balance sheet reconciliation’s
• Intercompany reconciliation’s
• Assisting with yearend audit
• Collating payroll data
• Key role in setting up the finance procedures on Sage Line 200
• Review procedures to encourage continuous improvements

Role Requirements:
• People management experience
• Experience of double entry booking / sales ledger / purchase ledger
• Experience of balance sheet reconciliation’s
• A desire to advance yourself / team / organisation

The role will suit an individual seeking progression with a growing business who can offer career development. It is open to part-qualified accountants (ACCA / CIMA / ACA) and qualified by experience applicants who possess the necessary requirements above.