Financial Accountant

Job Title: Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Farnborough
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-03-14 00:00:00
Reference: 096110877
Contact Name: Hayley Thomas
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 14, 2019 17:01

Job Description

Sheridan Maine are recruiting for a Financial Accountant to join a global business based in Farnborough. The business works with a number of stakeholders based in Germany, therefore the applicant must be proficient in German and English.

On offer is a competitive starting salary, benefits and on-site parking.

The key responsibilities of the Financial Accountant are but not limited to:

• Assuming responsibility for the monthly, quarterly and year end close
• Ensure reporting is in line with US GAAP and German GAAP
• Preparation of monthly intercompany account reconciliations and journal entries
• Offer recommendations to improve compliance and internal controls
• Assist in the implementation of new accounting standards
• Experience of working in a SOX controlled environment
• Provide assistance to wider areas of the business to ensure that all statutory requirements are met

Skills Required

The successful applicant would have experience as one of the following: Finance Analyst, Finance Manager, Management Accountant, Commercial Analyst

You will also need to have experience in the following skills:
• Previous experience working in a commercial finance environment
• Experience working on multiple projects
• Ability to be decisive and contribute to key business decisions
• Strong experience with Microsoft Excel is essential
• Qualified in either ACA, ACCA or CIMA