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  • Location:

    Swindon

  • Sector:

    Finance & Accountancy

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £300 - £380 per day

  • Contact:

    Jeffrey Barr

  • Email:

    Jeffrey.Barr@yolkrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    BBBH30852_1668683115

  • Published:

    10 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Expiry date:

    17 December 2022

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Financial Accountant - up to £380 a day inside ir35 - 6 months (extension likely) - Remote working (occasional travel to Swindon) - one stage virtual interview - Sector: Green Technology

Yolk Recruitment are recruiting for a financial accountant to work with a cutting-edge engineering company producing next generation green technology.

This is an exciting opportunity to provide the monthly accounting, reporting and subsequent reviews for a company that is working on world changing technology that is set to greatly disrupt the transportation industry.

Responsibilities:

  • Providing financial, regulatory and tax accounting and reporting
  • Responsibility for timely, effective, and efficient processing of general ledger-related transactions, including fixed assets and journal entries
  • General Ledger accounting, Trial Balance (P&L and Balance Sheet) integrity, some semi-transactional activities in Tax & Metals accounting as well as some routine financial analysis and reporting provided to dedicated JM Business Units.
  • Ensure the integrity of financial records for all relevant entities, raising issues where there is any deviation
  • Working with business stakeholders to ensure the accuracy and timely capture of all accounting information
  • Preparation of monthly balance sheet and intercompany reconciliations including the investigation & resolution of reconciling items
  • Assist with both internal and external audits, conduct regular assessments of key areas of risk
  • Prepare monthly and half-yearly reporting deliverables
  • Prepare statutory financial statements accurately, on time, and in line with local legislation

Core Skills:

  • Professionally qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA or equivalent)
  • Goo knowledge of financial and management accounting, process, and systems.
  • Good working knowledge and experience of SAP
  • Proven experience working in a R2R finance team
  • Excellent IT skills in use of Microsoft Tools (Word, PowerPoint, Advance Excel)
  • Experience of working in a large multinational organization

Desirable Skills:

  • Knowledge of international accounting principles (GAAP & IFRS)
  • Demonstrates thorough understanding and knowledge of all aspects of the Finance Function & Finance Operations.