Financial Accountant

Liverpool Permanent £35,000
  • Financial Accountant
  • Global business in Liverpool

About Our Client

An international business with a multi-billion pound turnover, you will work in a diverse team, a demanding and fast paced environment, and get plenty of exposure at director level. The company also offers a good work/life balance, competitive salary and excellent bonus package.

Job Description

As Financial Accountant, you will be responsible for:

  • Driving performance across multiple areas of the business and improve/reduce cost impacts
  • Supporting the budgeting process for costs
  • Analyse cost developments, including gap analysis and provide recommendations
  • Preparing reports on performance information
  • Payroll reconciliation on cost centres and general ledger level
  • Supporting the team and collaborating with wider business to ensure all local regulations and standards are being met
  • Helping improve controls and processes
  • Be the primary contact for internal and external contacts related to compliance matters (audit, VAT, tax etc)
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Review of P&L
  • Working closely with stakeholders in exceeding all AR/AP metrics
  • Engaging with credit controllers and PTP team to improve collections and timely payments

The Successful Applicant

The successful applicant must have:

  • Experience working in a financial accounting role
  • Knowledge of tax and statutory audits
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Studying towards CIMA/ACCA and be almost qualified
  • Knowledge of IFRS standards would be advantageous
  • Knowledge of SAP would be advantageous
  • Able to work in a fast paced business and work well under pressure
  • Strong communication skills, able to work well in a team and work efficiently under pressure
  • Hands on approach

What's on Offer

The successful candidate to the Financial Accountant role will get:

  • £35,000 salary negotiable on experience
  • Study support
  • 25 days holiday (with option to buy more)
  • Excellent pension contribution
  • Company bonus scheme
  • Flexible and hybrid working
  • Excellent training
  • Solid prospects for progression
Martin Christian
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Phone number
+44 151 255 3777

Job summary

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Financial Accountant
Financial Services
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Consultant name
Martin Christian
Consultant phone
+44 151 255 3777
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