Financial Accountant

England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
£45000.00 - £48000 per annum + Standard
22 Jul 2021
29 Jul 2021
Accountancy Recruit
Job Title
Finance Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

Accountancy Recruit are partnering with an FMCG client in Manchester to appoint a Financial Accountant. The role would suit a senior Management Accountant, Financial Accountant or Finance Manager of a smaller business keen to join a large, growing business. The Financial Accountant will work with a strong finance team and benefit from being mentored by an experienced FD. The Financial Accountant will have the following responsibilities:

  • Oversee and review monthly management accounts production and assist with preparation of statutory accounts.
  • Deliver long term plans and assist with preparation of budgets and forecasting.
  • Provide analysis of financial information and provide insight/recommendations to the senior leadership team around business performance.
  • Assist with continuous improvement to the newly implement SAP system.
  • Implement robust financial controls.
  • Deal with external advisors and assist with all aspects of external reporting.
  • Assist with the preparation of corporation tax documentations.
  • Assist with reconciliation of VAT records and submit VAT return.

To be successful in this role the Financial Accountant will have the following experience:

  • Qualified Accountant ACCA/ACA/CIMA
  • FMCG experience preferred
  • Experience of using SAP preferred
  • Degree in Finance and Accounting preferred
  • Proven ability in a similar role
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong communication and business partnering experience

The Salary advertised for this role is a guideline, the salary offered will be commensurate with experience.