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Kingston Upon Thames, London
Job Type
19 Jul 2022
Monday - Friday (Hybrid Working)

An established engineering firm are looking for you to join their Teddington office as an Accountant!

You will be reporting to the Finance Manager and join a small team of Financial Accountants, working together to ensure all daily transactions are achieved.

Key responsibilities for this Accountant role include being responsible for preparing financial statements, playing a key part in the end of year audit, and being involved in the company's annual budget process.

This is Hybrid role, and you will be in the office 1 - 2 days per week.

Accountant duties:

Providing support as required to business stakeholders, including the delivery of results against department budgets.
Cash management, balance sheet reconciliations and forecasting.
Preparing year end packs / statutory accounts and audit deliverables for the legal entity.
Reporting on actual vs budget variances to department stakeholders.
Reporting on Centre projects and assisting the Financial Manager with delivering and planning a 5-year budget.
Being a Point of contact for auditors / other stakeholders with regards this operating unit.
Assisting the Finance Manager in changing initiatives.
Writing accounting papers and assisting with the annual update of company's processes. Accountant specification:

Educated to degree level.
A qualified member of an accountancy body or holder of an equivalent qualification.
A strong history in finance with experience in a similar role.
Strong communication skills and strong interpersonal skills.
Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.
Demonstrate good organisational skills, attention to detail and the ability to analyse information.
Ready to be a team player in the finance team.
Demonstrate strategic and logical thinking and good negotiating skills. Company Benefits:

Company pension scheme up to 10%
26 days Annual holiday entitlement
Social company events
Medical Insurance
Life Assurance Please note occasional travel required to London and Fareham.What you need to do now:

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  • Job Reference: 661978743-2
  • Date Posted: 19 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Magpie Recruitment
    Magpie Recruitment
  • Location: Kingston Upon Thames, London
  • Salary: £57,000
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent