Financial Accountant

England, Essex, Colchester
Competitive salary and benefits package
02 Oct 2020
30 Oct 2020
Mandy Baines
Experience Levels
Newly Qualified
Contract Type
Full Time

Your new company
International Manufacturing and distribution business with offices in Colchester, Essex are looking to recruit a Qualified Accountant to join the business as Financial Accountant

Your new role
The Financial Accountant will report into the Group Finance Director and as part of the Group Team have responsibility for the production of legal entity statutory reporting in line with FRS102 and also assist with the statutory and management reporting for the group. They will liaise with the auditors at year end and also the entity Financial Controller, acting as a point of contact on accounting, reporting and process queries.
The Financial Accountant will play a key role in the continuous improvement of processes, controls, reporting and IT systems to drive efficiency and also quality of reporting.

What you'll need to succeed

The Financial Accountant will be a qualified accountant with experience gained within commerce and industry or from a accountancy/audit firm, experience of audit would be beneficial. They will be technically minded, analytical, with strong IT skills in Excel, experience or knowledge of a reporting package such as Hyperion or Cognos would be beneficial.
The Financial Accountant will be a confident communicator with the ability to liaise at all levels, they will be ambitious and eager to further develop their skills and knowledge both from a technical perspective and in business too.

What you'll get in return
The Financial Accountant will be offered a highly competitive salary and benefits package and have the opportunity to progress their career in a fast moving and change environment where no day is the same and they will have the opportunity for personal and career development. Due to Covid the team are working remotely at the moment but will then offer a hybrid working model.

What you need to do now
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