Role details

Assistant Financial Accountant

Reading   •   £30,000 - £38,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Full study support (either ACCA/CIMA) provided
  • The chance to work for an exciting, fast moving company

About Our Client

The client are a market leader with excellent plans for growth in 2015.

Job Description

The assistant financial accountant will be responsible for month/quarter end accounts preparation, statutory reporting/tax/VAT requirements. Specifically this will include:

Preparation of manual journal entries and supporting documentation

Preparation of monthly / quarterly balance sheet reconciliations.

Preparation of bank reconciliations

Preparation of intercompany balance reconciliations.

Preparation of intercompany invoices.

Preparation of monthly operating / quarterly expenditure variance reporting.

Preparation of quarterly corporate reporting to US parent company.

Maintaining fixed asset registers.

Review general ledger and liaise with and support the accounts processing team to ensure proper coding of invoices

Preparation for statutory/internal/SOX compliance audits

Assist with preparation and timely filing of corporation tax, VAT and other statutory filing requirements.

Be a point of contact for non-finance staff to provide guidance and ensure compliance with the Company's policies and procedures.

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will fulfil the following criteria:

Part Qualified ACCA or CIMA and actively studying towards completion

Previous experience in a similar position with exposure to financial and management accounting

Excellent communication skills and ability to work with senior management

Good IT skills, especially MS Excel

What's on Offer

This position offers a highly competitive salary as well as the clear opportunity to progress to Financial Controller level in the next 2-3 years.

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