Financial Accountant

30000.00 - 36000.00 GBP Annual + GBP30000 - GBP36000/annum
12 May 2017
26 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We're partnering with a well know Manufacturing company to secure them a new Financial Accountant to join their well established team. Working closely with the Financial & Commercial Manager, you will be a pivitol in providing financial data, packs and reports for the business.

Key responsibilities:

* Check that procurement, purchasing and authorisation policies and procedures are properly applied
* Monitor tendering and purchasing against budget to provide early warning of variances
* Oversee coding to ensure accurate costing
* Ensure prompt and proper authorisation of purchase requisitions
* Manage supplier payments in compliance with Wolf policies and contractual terms
* Maintain appropriate controls and checks to ensure integrity and security of purchasing processes
* Support budgetary and planning processes
* Perform accounts close procedures including accruals, prepayments and other journal entries as required
* Produce management and contract accounts pack and investigate variances
* Provide financial and administrative input to management decisions and processes
* Develop and improve management information and reports in conjunction with operational managers and staff
* Support cost control programmes
* Provide appropriate reporting for management in the UK and Australia as required
* Liaise with the corporate finance team on banking and cash flow issues as necessary
* Ensure compliance with relevant accounting standards and maintain awareness of emerging issues
* Provide audit working papers and audit support as required
* Undertake UK financial statutory reporting
* Provide consolidation adjustments as required to assist PLC level reporting
* Ensure compliance with VAT and Corporation Tax requirements and prepare returns and payments as necessary.
* Assist HR Dept. with Income Tax and NI compliance and reporting
* Assist warehouse management in optimising stock holdings and costs
* Ensure stock accounting, checking and valuation are robust and consistent with accounting requirements
* Participate in design and development of appropriate functional finance, reporting and MI systems
* Develop practical and effective accounting and administrative controls and procedures in conjunction with Commercial/ Financial Manager and management team
* Alert Commercial/ Financial Manager and management team generally to risk exposures
* Other tasks as reasonably requested by Commercial/ Financial Manager
* Deputise for the Commercial/ Financial Manager as needed

The ideal candidate will be PQ CIMA / ACCA or MAAT.

UK GAAP Reporting is essential.

Experience in Management Accounting and Budgeting is highly desirable.

This will suit a highly analytical accountant.

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