Financial Accountant

Astute Recruitment Ltd
£40,000 per annum
30 Aug 2017
28 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

This rapidly growing SME Manufacturing business with specific plans to double the size of the business within 2 - 3 years. The Head of Finance is looking for a strong financial accountant to work alongside the commercial accountant to deliver excellence around financial reporting, compliance and budgeting. The ideal candidate will be someone fully qualified who has either strong financial accounting experience in another manufacturing / engineering sector business or someone who is looking for their first move from practice.

Key duties and responsibilities: -

  • Overheads
  • Budgeting
  • Cashflow forecasting
  • Internal Audit
  • Compliance
  • Balance Sheet
  • Fixed Asset Register
  • Month end journals
  • PLC management and board packs
  • Presenting information to Head of Finance and department heads
  • Providing cover for the commercial Accountant for up to two months of the year to provide commercial understanding of the operations and maintain knowledge across the finance team for holidays/ sickness cover


  • Flexible working to start between 7.30am - 9am and finish times between 4- 5.30
  • 25 days holiday plus statutory Bank Holidays
  • Company Pension Scheme (Defined benefit contribution scheme)
  • Free car parking
  • Subsidised canteen

Salary £40,000 - £43,000