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Financial Accountant
Barnstaple, Devon
Salary: Negotiable
Job Type: Contract
Start Date:
Job Reference: BBBH20393
Added: 08 Sep 2020
Job Description
Job: Financial Accountant
Type: 12 month contract
Location: Remote (HQ in Devon)
Salary: £DOE

Acorn Recruitment is seeking an experienced Financial Accountant for our Manufacturing client based in Devon. Due to Covid, the contract is being offered on a work from home basis, although visit to site will be required from time to time.

Job Summary:

* Provide monthly reporting on Actual vs Budget
* Forecast to the Executive team
* Assist in forecasting processes, including budget and quarterly flexes
* Undertake monthly balance sheet reconciliations to verify accounting accuracy and completeness
* Ensure compliance is maintained at all times
* Assistant in statutory account preparation and taxation computations
* Preparation of quarterly tax packs
* Undertake and assist in adhoc project work

Knowledge, Skills & Experience Required:

* ACCA, ACA or CIMA qualified, candidates currently working towards this qualification will also be considered
* 2-3 years experience producing monthly management accounts is essential
* Experience of preparing and/or reviewing statutory accounts
* Experience of preparing and/or reviewing tax calculations
* Excellent Excel skills are essential
* Experience in using computer based accounting systems is essential
* Ability to work as part of a proactive and passionate finance team, with the ability to also drive own self-motivation when working alone.


Acorn Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.
Rebecca Bennison
Team Leader
Rebecca has five years of recruitment experience within Acorn and has excelled in her role. She has expert knowledge of the local area’s businesses and the candidate market across Devon. She is particularly interested in recruiting for Administration, Sales, Finance and Accounts, Customer Services, HR, Marketing and Clerical roles.
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