Financial Accountant in Newport - RGF Staffing UK Limited

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Newport, Wales
Job Type
Full Time
Date Posted
5 days ago

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Financial Accountant General Ledger

12 months contract

Up to £40 per hour via Umbrella company

Advantage Resourcing is seeking candidates to apply for a Financial Accountant role within General Ledger, working with a aerospace and defence client.

This is a 12 month contract position which will be based in Newport and candidates will be required to go through security clearance for the role.

Rates of pay will be up to £40 p/h Umbrella or £30.24p/h PAYE and will be working on a 12 month basis for 37 hours per week.

A fully Qualified Accountant is required to perform multiple accounting duties to ensure monthly reporting requirements are fulfilled within stipulated guidelines. The job holder must have a thorough grounding in bookkeeping, double entry and Financial Accounting principles
Assist with the group reporting system, ensure P&L and Balance Sheet are accurate and delivered to Group within required deadlines.
Balance Sheet reconciliations are performed for general ledger accounts, manage the SAP TB and in line with financial accounting standards.
Key month end responsibilities including journal postings, Recoveries, Suspense Account clearing, reporting, Excel management. Support business managers,
Ensure month end deadlines are achieved reporting to top management. Ensure compliance with all internal controls
Assist with any audit requirements and Statutory Accounts preparation where required
Provide support to projects and other business areas to ensure deadlines are met, processes are streamlined. Accounting standards and internal controls are complied with.
Provide key support to team members for all aspects of the month end, financial accounting, and reporting.
Timely and accurate posting of key financial accounting information
Contribute to process improvement where needed
Ensure General Ledger Internal control guidelines are met in all general ledger transactions
Perform nominated general ledger reconciliations, adjustments and monitor and clear reconciling items
Ensure timely reversal of month end journals

Skills and Experiences:
Educated/Qualified to ACCA/CIMA/Accounting Qualification or equivalent
Microsoft Office - Particularly Excel & Word Essential.
Ability to work under pressure to strict deadlines whilst maintaining high quality of output.
Must be able to maintain relationships during stressful periods
Microsoft Office - Particularly Excel & Word Essential.
Experience in the Financial Accounting function in a large organisation is important.
The job holder must have a thorough grounding in bookkeeping, double entry and Financial Accounting principles.
SAP experience is desirable
Please note candidates must be willing to go through the security clearance process if you do not already have this in place. Please note this could take a number of weeks before start date commences.

Please apply now to be considered for this contract position


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