Financial Accountant Job | HT13456 - Howett Thorpe

Financial Accountant
Farnborough, Hampshire

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Salary: £27,000 - £35,000 per annum

Benefits: Competitive benefits package
Reference number HT13456
Added on Feb 14, 2017

About The Role

Reporting to the Central Finance Manager, the position will maintain the reporting and controls obligations across various international entities. As such you will be required to communicate across various departments and countries including external contacts.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Working on a number of the business subsidiaries in ensuring Financial Controls
  • Maintain and reconcile bank accounts, general ledger accounts and financial reporting systems
  • Prepare and record journal entries
  • Provide the business with financial analysis to enhance the management and monitoring of financial planning and controls
  • Responsible for the monthly close process including balance sheet reconciliation and preparation of financial statements for local and IFRS compliance
  • Work with other business units in cash flow reporting
  • Provide the business with statutory financial information and adjustments for US GAAP
  • Support the businesses Audit compliance and processes

About Our Client

A leading international organisation who is one of the industry’s largest and most prominent names. It is able to offer and encourages progression and success recognition. Whilst operating worldwide, the business provides a wealth of corporate and industry exposure. With modern offices, study support and an excellent benefits package, this organisation can provide an excellent working environment as well as personal development.

About You

The ideal candidate will be working towards a recognised Accounting Qualification (ACCA or CIMA) with a strong academic record. You must hold previous experience within a finance department and be able to demonstrate progressive career development to date. You will be a strong Excel user, with good systems skills, ideally Oracle.

***Only Candidates actively studying towards a recognised Accounting Qualification will be considered***


Howett Thorpe recruit for roles within accounts payable, credit control, payroll also covering accounts assistants, audit, management accounts, financial accounts, analysts, financial controllers, financial directors, corporate finance, tax including all part qualified and qualified vacancies.

Howett Thorpe are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role and comply with all relevant UK legislation and do not discriminate on any protected characteristics. Due to the high volume of applications we currently receive, we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you do not hear from a Consultant within 5 working days please assume that you have not been successful.

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