The Permanent Division of Robert Half is currently recruiting for a Financial Accountant on behalf of a Large Privately Owned Multi-Site Retail business with offices based in Milton Keynes
As Financial Accountant you will take responsibility for a small team whilst managing and maintaining all core Financial/Statutory Accounting needs for the business including cash management and consolidated reporting. Day to day duties will consist of the management of financial accounting areas in an accurate manner; capital expenditure recording and reporting with liaison with budget holders; overseeing the cash management function including on site banking requirements; cash flow reporting and forecasting; in depth balance sheet reconciliations, reporting and analysis; year end statutory accounts with a consolidated view for the multiple entities and business units; manage the year end audit process and assist the Tax Manager with VAT reporting requirements; ongoing development and improvements of systems and reporting requirements; development and improvement of cash management techniques; ongoing involvement in a new SAP implementation across the business and other ad-hoc duties or added value tasks across the business
You will be a Qualified Accountant either making your first move from a Practice environment or ideally a more rounded Qualified Accountant that has already been used to an industry environment and can quickly add value to the needs of the current business environment. You will have a strong eye for detail and will also be able to manage the members of the team both with efficiency and passion. You will be interpersonally effective and will have good organisational skills in order to manage multiple tasks effectively.
The Organisation is Privately owned and prides itself in its close knit family style ownership whilst being progressive and a leader in its field. The business operates in a way that doesn't stifle creativity but embraces new ideas and new ways of working.
Salary and Benefits
Role of Financial Accountant in Milton Keynes is paying £40-45K + Bonus + Benefits
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