Financial Accountant

England, Berkshire, Reading
£28000 - £34000 per annum
24 May 2019
12 Jun 2019
Declan Robinson
Contract Type
Level of qualification
Part qualified

On behalf of a business based just outside of Reading I am recruiting for a permanent Financial Accountant to join their long standing finance team.

Client Details

My client are based East of Reading and are easily accessible by all major transport links. They are offering a clear progression route for a studying accountant to progress towards getting getting qualified in the next 2-3 years.


The successful applicant for this permanent role will be responsible for the following key tasks:

  • Assisting with preparation and submission of monthly management accounts.
  • Regular review of budgets for Long Term Contracts to ensure that they can be verified. Investigation into any significant variations to budget or movement to budgets from previous review.
  • Review of monthly Inventory movements on Contract ledger. Investigation of any discrepancies.
  • Preparation of journal entries to record Inventory and Long Term (Overtime) Contracts in the monthly results.
  • Preparing and maintaining account reconciliations such as Fixed Assets, accruals and various reserves.
  • Preparing schedules for annual audit and R&D Tax Credit Claim.
  • Assisting with preparation of monthly and quarterly forecasts, annual Budget and Long Term Plan.
  • Assisting with any other ad hoc financial duties as requested by the Site Manager or Financial Controller.


To be considered for this Permanent role you must posses the following:

  • AAT Qualified/Degree educated and studying the middle stages of ACCA or CIMA
  • Have previously worked in an accounts role for the past 2-3 years
  • Exposure to a manufacturing environment with stock is preferable
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Ability to use Excel to an intermediate standard including Pivot Tables and V-Look Ups

Job Offer

Competitive Salary & Brilliant progression opportunities & fully study support

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