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Financial Accountant

Location
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
7 Sep 2022

We're looking for a detail driven Financial Accountant who wants to join our established central finance team in Milton Keynes. The central finance team has a firm wide remit offering the opportunity for a broad and varied scope.

As a Financial Accountant you will support the Provision of financial and management information for the group companies. You will work closely with the members of the team in the provision of a quality service to internal and external customers; highlighting areas of control weakness or inefficiencies, investigate solutions which are practicable and implement the best solution.

In 2020 we won the Best Advisory Services category of the new Business Resilience Awards, organised by Accountancy Age. Previously we won; National Firm of the Year, Tax Team of the Year and Graduate and Non-Graduate programme of the Year at the British Accountancy Awards, we internationally re-branded, and we grew substantially with high-profile mergers. It's an exciting time to join the firm!

We have an excellent flexible benefits package available, details available on request.

Example of main duties:

Month end closing of time and fees system

Raising of credit notes in a timely manner

Month end reporting including posting of all journals and account reconciliations for the group companies

Quarterly VAT returns for the group companies

Monthly intercompany invoicing and reconciliations

Processing of nominal payment requests, ensuring correct details obtained and payment made on a timely basis

Processing of client monies payment requests, including monthly reconciliations, and liaison with Technical dept for monthly reviews

Bank mandates

Preparation of overall management accounts including running of the source documentation, input of cash balances, WIP and debtors, and reconciliation to the monthly statement

Companies House forms and filings for group companies.

Preparation of year end schedules and liaison with auditors

Qualifications/skills

AAT qualified

Ability to drive things forward as well as working as part of a team

Proactive attitude - constantly looking for efficiencies and ways to implement

IT literate - Excel, Word and SAP (although SAP not essential)

Ability to prioritise own workload to ensure that all deadlines are met.

Ability to think "outside of the box"

Ability to communicate well with all levels of staff across the group companies

If this role sounds of interest to you, please make your application and one of the team will be in touch.

Our application form takes just a few minutes to complete and includes some diversity questions. MHA Macintyre Hudson is a committed member of Access Accountancy and as such, we track our diversity stats and actively work to improve on these, year on year, looking at new ways to promote our roles to the widest audience. Any data collected is fully anonymised before sharing with any external parties, as per our Data Protection Policy and is not visible to hiring managers, or used in any way during the selection process.

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Details

  • Job Reference: 706407616-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: MHA Macintyre Hudson LLP
    MHA Macintyre Hudson LLP
  • Location: Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent