Robert Half

Financial Accountant - Retail

Robert Half
England, Northamptonshire, Wellingborough
£45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & company benefits
15 Oct 2018
12 Nov 2018
Lewis Kelly
Qualification Level
Fully qualified, Newly qualified
Professional Membership
Contract Type

Robert Half are working with a global organisation to recruit for a qualified accountant who is driven by career advancement as enjoys a technical challenge.

This position is to be part of a team of large reporting team, looking after the financial reporting and controls for European entities of the group. You will be providing the technical accounting and financial reporting for a divisions.

Key Responsibilities of the Financial Accountant
  • Providing technical accounting, regulatory and tax reporting support
  • Developing systems and processes for the integration of legislation changes in the existing reporting framework
  • Contribute to the maintenance of a robust control environment
  • Understanding and communicating highly complex financial management issues to a management team in a manner that facilitates effective decision-making
  • Control of the fixed asset accounting
  • Quarterly VAT reporting and submission
  • Meeting all period end accounting deadlines

Key Requirements of the Financial Accountant
  • Qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA)
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills with experience of successfully influencing others, negotiating effectively and winning over audiences with compelling and persuasive presentations
  • Proven experience of motivating others to deliver exceptional performance and long terms results
  • Ability to run projects
  • Systems: Microsoft Office (in particular Excel, Word and PowerPoint)
  • Relationship management to influencing business partners / stakeholders including the Board

Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 plus excellent benefits.

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