Financial Accountant

Reed Accountancy
25000.00 GBP Annual
13 Mar 2018
29 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Our client is a global leader focused on the design, manufacture and distribution of agricultural machinery and infrastructure. Who supports more productive farming through a full line of tractors, combines, hay tools, sprayers, forage equipment, tillage, implements, grain storage and protein production systems, as well as related replacement parts.

Primary responsibilities include:

• Inventory Reconciliations
• Assist with Write Downs/Backs/Obsolescence Charges on a month by month basis
• Assist with Profit in stock eliminations
• Assist the Manager in answering queries; in particular those relating to Margins
• Freight Analysis and reviewing of Rates
• Preparation of Balance sheet reconciliations for review by the Manager
• Assists with the implementation of SAP Efficiencies
• Ensuring SOX Compliance
• Complete and distribute FASS schedules
• Help in the annual wholegoods stock take reconciliation
• Other Ad Hoc Duties


• Basic salary: circa. GBP25,000 - GBP29,000
• A company performance / Individual performance related bonus (5%)
• Defined Contribution Pension Scheme (The company contributes up to 8% for a 5.5% employee contributions)
• Life assurance and critical illness cover for Pension members
• 26 days holidays + statutory holidays (pro rata)
• Childcare vouchers
• Confidential Employee Assistance Programme for employees and their immediate family
• On-site parking
• On-site restaurant

The ideal applicant should:

• A knowledge of financial systems (HFM, SAP and/or Ibis) with some accounting experience
• Should be studying for CIMA or equivalent qualification
• Methodological approach required
• Good working papers maintenance is essential to provide audit trail

Applicants need to have good PC skills particularly in Excel and preferably knowledge of SAP and HFM. A high level of accuracy and analytical skills, good attention to detail and a team player with a flexible approach. The ability to meet deadlines is essential. Applicants should be qualified or studying towards a CIMA or equivalent recognised Accounting qualification.

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