6 Month Contract - Immediate Start - Accountant

Location
Sturry
Salary
£30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted
20 Jul 2021
Closes
17 Aug 2021
Ref
CH129631
Contact
Chris Hacche
Job Title
Accountant
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
My clients, an SME Group of companies based just outside Canterbury, are seeking an immediately available Accountant to join them on a Maternity Cover Contract for a period of 6 months.

Working closely with the company Directors and overseeing a compact finance team, this is a role that will suit an experienced finance professional who has experience of working within an SME environment.

The company has recently implemented Xero and require a candidate with a demonstrable knowledge of this particular system.

The Accountant will support the Directors in the accurate processing of payroll and the payments to suppliers. They will also support the processing of the purchase ledger invoices from coding, posting, gaining the appropriate authorisation and raising payments. The successful candidate will also be invoice reconciling statements and resolving any issues where necessary.

Duties may include but not be limited to;
  • Timely financial reporting of actual results, budgets and forecasts to senior management. This includes the monthly and year end production of management accounts and reports and annual/monthly forecasting and budgeting.
  • Establishing and improving financial structures to support the commercial strategic direction of the business
  • Forecasting, cash planning, working capital management to support the growth of the business
  • Maintenance of the internal finance reporting function and control environment
  • Processing payroll and supplier payments.
  • Processing finance transactions such as purchase ledger invoices and raise payments.
  • Speaking to suppliers and customers and answer queries.
This is an immediate start so please do not hesitate to contact me for more information.

Farrer Barnes Ltd does not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and complies with all relevant UK legislation. Farrer Barnes Ltd acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers.

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