Financial Accountant

Recruiter
Michael Page Finance
Location
Exeter
Posted
09 Aug 2017
Expires
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Accounting
An excellent vacancy has opened for a Financial Accountant on a 12 months fixed term contract Client Details The client are a leading legal practice that have a great presence in Exeter Description The main responsibilities within this Financial Accountant position are: Prepare annual statutory accounts to include extended trial balance, profit and loss account, balance sheet cash flow statement and notes Produce year end file and supporting information for audit Monitor accounting and reporting developments and provide technical financial advice on accounting issues Partnership accounting - drawings, capital loans, partner account statements, information for tax calculations, tax account reconciliations and liaison with partnership tax adviser Manage payroll within strict internal and external timelines and process. Ensure compliance with VAT requirements including preparation of VAT returns Maintain accounts and records, raise recharges and provide support to scheme members Month end and year end close down Maintain and develop the accounting software Work with the Chief Financial Officer and the Management Accountant to maintain and improve internal financial controls and ensure that procedures are appropriate and efficient Profile The ideal candidate will have; Strong knowledge of technical accounting issues The ability to prepare financial and management accounts Excellent reconciliation and analytical skills Sound understanding of financial controls and procedures Good understanding of VAT Strong communication skills Prioritisation and time management skills Job Offer A highly competitive salary and some excellent company benefits This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/75457508

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