Senior Financial Accountant

DOE + excellent benefits including annual education budget
Posted 3 weeks ago
Job ID: 6839

Job Description

Our client is a US listed international business offering critical solutions to industry; maximizing research and technology to make a positive impact on society.

With their technical expertise and strategic collaborations, they are driving change and innovation in their field, and this is a particularly exciting time for the business and its evolution.

We are currently recruiting a Senior Financial Accountant to join their centralized Finance function reporting to the Finance Manager and working as part of a small, key team in this global business.

This is a unique opportunity for a candidate with 5+ years’ relevant experience and a hands on approach to add value in this fast paced and dynamic environment.

Your duties as the Senior Financial Accountant will include although, will not be limited to:

  • Assisting with quarter and year-end closing process
  • Providing analysis of balance sheet, P&L and accruals
  • Preparing financial statements and compiling annual accounts
  • Preparing and assisting with external financial audits
  • Assisting with monthly VAT returns
  • Driving process improvement initiatives to ensure best practice
  • Engaging with internal and external stakeholders
  • Supporting ad hoc activities and projects within the Finance function

Candidate requirements:

  • Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • At least 5 years’ relevant work experience
  • Fluent in English
  • Excellent working knowledge of MS Excel
  • A keen eye for detail with good analytical and problem solving skills
  • Able to effectively communicate at all levels of the organization
  • High level of honesty, integrity, commitment and responsibility

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