Financial Accountant


Location:

Bristol

Date Posted:

February 7, 2018

Employment Type:

Temporary

Job Reference:

06010-0010295664


Description

Robert Half is looking for an experienced Financial Accountant to support a project with a FTSE listed company in Bristol - The contract will be a duration of 3-6 months and support the development of an exciting new project! The role will be based within the Group Financial Control & Operations team in supporting a broad range of activities. This will include leading on the month end close of the balance and ensuring all transactions are complete, investigated and understood.


Financial Accountant

Robert Half is looking for an experienced Financial Accountant to support a project with a FTSE listed company in Bristol - The contract will be a duration of 3-6 months and support the development of an exciting new project! The role will be based within the Group Financial Control & Operations team in supporting a broad range of activities. This will include leading on the month end close of the balance and ensuring all transactions are complete, investigated and understood.

Location: Central Bristol (free parking available)

Salary: 35-40k

Start Date: ASAP

Contract duration: 3-6 months

Principle Responsibilities:

  • Preparation and gathering, within the published timetable, of the group's management accounts pack for the group, to include consolidation of group's subsidiaries with both financial, kpi and analysis pages.
  • Preparation and compiling, within the published timetable, of the monthly reporting pack for the banks, ensuring all requirements of the banking agreement are met
  • Development of full month end and year working paper files
  • Accurate calculation of all consolidation adjustments with supporting documentation, ensuring a robust audit trail
  • Year- end and Interim reporting - assist in the completion of the financial sections with attendant disclosure notes - ensuring reflection of the latest accounting practice under IFRS
  • Assist in Group tax computations in liaison with group's tax advisors.
  • Ensure prompt responses to queries from external advisors e.g. auditors, tax advisors
  • Ad-hoc Financial Accounting project work

Essential Skills:

  • Experience within month end reporting cycles and tight schedules
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Ability to present accurate information within a short time scale.
  • Good understanding of accounting rules and regulations
  • Great verbal and written communication skills
  • ACCA Qualified

Job Holder:

  • Professional and methodological approach to complex financial processes
  • Driven for results
  • Managing and measuring work
  • Relationship building
  • Work flexibly and effectively
  • Proactive in ensuring all routines and tasks are documented and regularly reviewed and updated.

The role itself is an excellent opportunity for a Financial Accountant looking to develop their previous knowledge and gain new experience working with a FTSE listed company. If you are interested in the role do not hesitate to upload your CV or call Robert Half on 0117 9935 400.

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply. By applying to this position, you acknowledge that you have read and accept the following terms:https://www.roberthalf.co.uk/privacy-statement



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