Financial Accountant (2600)

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Financial Accountant

East Devon

Salary up to £45k + benefits * On site + 1 day WFH

Location: East Devon

Join a Leading Global Retail Company as their Financial Accountant

Our client, a highly successful online retailer and manufacturing company with a strong British Brand, is dedicated to delivering exceptional products and services to their customers. With a commitment to innovation, quality, and excellence, they are seeking an experienced Financial Accountant to join their finance team. Reporting directly to the Financial Controller (FC), as Financial Accountant your key responsibilities include supporting month-end processes, financial reporting, and acting as a key contact during audits to ensure efficient business operations as well as offering day to day support to the finance team.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintain the Fixed Asset Register, including posting additions, disposals, and depreciation.
  • Prepare Management Accounts for review by the Financial Controller.
  • Assist in month-end close and management information (MI) preparation.
  • Oversee and review payment runs.
  • Manage Cashflow, including trade loan applications.
  • Reconcile Balance Sheet nominals.
  • Support the Sales and Purchase Ledger teams, covering as necessary.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Achieved or working towards CIMA qualification.
  • High degree of accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work to deadlines with strong problem-solving skills.
  • Proactive, tenacious, and eager to learn and improve systems.
  • Ability to process large volumes of transactions accurately and methodically.
  • Team player with a collaborative approach.
  • Digital literacy: proficiency in Gmail, intermediate MS Excel skills (pivot tables and lookups desirable), Word, and accountancy software experience.
  • Self-motivated with strong organisational and time management skills.

Why Join the Company?

  • Salary up to £45k + benefits package.
  • 31 days holiday, increasing to 33 with service.
  • Enhanced Maternity, Paternity and Adoption benefits
  • Gym membership and cycle to work scheme.
  • Continuous learning and professional development opportunities.

This is a superb opportunity for an experienced financial accountant to join a highly successful organisation based in East Devon. Applications are invited from Financial Accountants, Accountants, Management Accountants, Finance professionals who are able to commute daily to their site in East Devon.

Note on Sponsorship: We regret to inform you that currently, we are unable to offer sponsorship for work authorisation for this role. Therefore, candidates must possess valid authorisation to work in the UK without requiring visa sponsorship. 

Recruitment Consultant: Joanne Howell

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