1 year FTC - Financial Accountant

Circa £50,000 + Benefits
05 Jun 2024
12 Jun 2024
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Full Time
Financial Accountant (1 year FTC) – Liverpool – Circa £50,000 + Benefits – Virtually remote working but ideally someone living in the North West

Based in Liverpool, our client is a large European business who is seeking an organised and dedicated individual to become part of their Finance Team as a Financial Accountant on a fixed-term contract of 12 months. The business is experiencing a great deal of change, thus they are looking to bolster their finance team by adding some additional resource and looking for an experienced Financial Accountant.


You will primarily support the group’s accounting, financial control and compliance reporting.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Assist with the month end close process, production of monthly management accounts, balance sheet reconciliations, branch reconciliation and general maintenance of a strong financial control environment.
  • Control the tax and other P&L and balance sheet accounts as part of the close process.
  • Manage, control and streamline the monthly intercompany charges process. 
  • Produce regulator and other financial compliance returns, and manage any related enquiries.  
  • Prepare routine tax compliance returns for VAT.
  • Help with the preparation of year end group and subsidiary accounts, and the audit process.
  • Support the budget and planning process by providing group tax forecasts.
  • Where needed, support the production of the year end group and subsidiary corporation tax returns, and accounting entries.
  • Support ad-hoc project work to benefit the business (e.g. R&D claims, corporate reorganisations etc.)


Ideally you will be a fully qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA or CIMA) with strong financial accounting experience either gained within practice or a similar type of role. It is essential that you have strong Excel skills and can work to tight deadlines.