Financial Accountant (12 month FTC)

Financial Accountant (12 month FTC)

  • Location

    North West London

  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing, General Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £43000 - £47000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Helen Darnell

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8967

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    12 months FTC

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


A leading FMCG Food Manufacturer in the North West London area is currently seeking a Financial Accountant to support within their central Finance function on a 12 month fixed term contract covering maternity. This is a really exciting opportunity to work for a fantastic forward-thinking business with a brilliant culture and environment!

Reporting to the Financial Controller, the successful Financial Accountant will be responsible for supporting all accounting activities and key stakeholders, as well as providing management information to improve business performance.

Responsibilities of the Financial Accountant include:
Generate weekly / monthly management accounts and reporting
Completion of monthly balance sheet reconciliations and balance sheet reviews where needed
VAT Return, Intrastat, Customs and Excise Duty submissions to HMRC
Liaise with operational functions / stakeholders to provide analysis of performance
Overview and interpretation of weekly sales, profit and KPI reports
Management of AP and AR functions ensuring related objectives are met

You will be a highly‐organised, motivated, fully or part qualified (ACCA or CIMA) Financial Accountant with strong communication skills. You will have excellent analytical and problem solving abilities, advanced Excel skills with a logical and methodical approach to work. As this position will have 2 direct reports, leadership qualities will also be key for this role.

Application via CV

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