Role details

Financial Accountant

Luton   •   £45,000 - £50,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Finance, Industry, Accountant
  • ACCA, ACA, CIMA

About Our Client

FTSE 100 business who are a market leader in their sector offering unparalleled career progression.

Job Description

This role is a key part of the Finance Accounting and Control Team responsible for delivering and following within the financial accounting function:

  • Reporting and accounting for all central, engineering and maintenance costs
  • Creating certainty and confidence in the numbers delivered
  • Delivering key month end and year end deliverable
  • Enhancing the accounting controls framework
  • Setting and monitoring standards of time lines, accuracy, insight, and presentation in all areas of financial close
  • Working with key business stakeholders to improve end to end accounting of areas of responsibility

The Successful Applicant

  • Professional Qualification with 1-2 years post qualified experience (N.B. Newly qualified accountants may also be considered)
  • Ability to find problems and provide proposals for change
  • From a lot of detail be able to identify and present key issues
  • High attention to detail
  • Proven ability to digest and interpret accounting complexity
  • Excellent decision making skills
  • Pro-active and inquiring mind-set
  • Able to coherently explain complicated financial matters to both finance and non-finance contracts within a European business, to achieve results
  • Manage own time across variety of tasks and projects to deliver to deadlines
  • Communicate with both finance and non-finance contracts to achieve results
  • Graduate/strong academic record

What's on Offer

A competitive salary of between £45-50k. With bonuses between 10-20%

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