Role details

Finance Technician

Cardiff   •   £17,500 - £21,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • AAT Qualified or part Qual AAC Finance Technicial required
  • Excellent development opportunity - VAT / Tax

About Our Client

Page Personnel is a market leading financial recruitment specialist, part of the Page Group. Our client based in central Cardiff and is looking to recruit a Finance Technician to join their Finance team on a permanent basis.

Job Description

As Finance Technician you will be responsible for -

  • Process data in accordance with documented procedures and controls, this includes posting journals as part of statutory financial or regulatory, in accordance with Finance Operations deadlines.
  • Responsible for reconciliation, including the investigation and clearance of outstanding items, as per deadlines mandated in Finance Operations, ensuring the reasons for reconciling items are clearly and concisely explained.
  • Contribute to the accurate and timely preparation of the monthly financial / management accounts, related revenue and balance sheet commentary, regulatory and tax returns and other management information, in accordance with Finance Operations timetables.
  • Assist with the delivery of analytical support and management information, as well as assist with ad hoc requests.
  • Adhere to robust financial controls in compliance with Group Standards, statutory and regulatory requirements and the risk and control framework.
  • Assist in the ledger maintenance, development and integration of relevant systems and support the team with project work as and when required.
  • Identify and suggest improvements to processes directly to accounting ledgers management.
  • Maintain procedure notes, ensuring they are up to date and fit for purpose. Provide cross training within the team.

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate -

  • Practical experience of accounting and and/or tax/book keeping procedures.
  • Must be capable of understanding and applying applicable accounting and tax standards.
  • Understanding of product ledger, expense ledger or operational tax processes.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with a wide range of staff throughout the business and prepared to actively participate in meetings.
  • Attention to detail and able to work accurately to tight deadlines.
  • Able to work independently or as part of a team, while planning and prioritising tasks.
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills, with an ability to identify process improvement opportunities.
  • Proactively seeks solutions to problems and escalates concerns and is prepared to challenge existing processes and suggest improvements.
  • Clarifies objectives, aims and timescales to deliver the required outcome.
  • Build and develops strong relationships with peers and the leadership team.

What's on Offer

£17-21000 plus benefits and study support

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