Accountant

Location: Bracknell, Berkshire, England
Salary: Market related
Reference: 3235
Contact Name: Craig Cartwright
Expiry Date: 2021-12-08

Are you an experienced Accountant, looking for a new and exciting opportunity to join a not for profit organisation ?

The role:

The role of Accountant will be responsible for the control and maintenance of all the organisations financial systems. The main requirement is to ensure that on a constant basis the financial position is being accurately tracked and reported. The role holder, in conjunction with the Financial Controller will ensure that business systems continue to meet and improve current business requirements and meet accounting and legal requirements.

Main duties:

  • Manage and be responsible for all aspects of the accounting systems:
  • Maintain the general ledgers and regularly review them
  • Accurate and timely financial information - management accounting and projects
  • Review stock and stock policies and procedures
  • Develop and improve business software (Access Dimensions)
  • Cash - control, management, and forecasting
  • Information - effective control and management
  • Control / reporting - effective management of sales and purchase ledgers. Ensure all accounts are monitored on a regular basis, to ensure that creditor and debtor ratios are maintained within the Company objectives
  • Payroll system - management and reporting - all aspects, including Inland Revenue
  • Budgeting process
  • Trading / management forecasts
  • Statutory accounts and corporation tax
  • Tax / VAT / foreign currency management - dealing with regulators as necessary
  • Manage the finance team
  • Direct line responsibility of the assigned team
  • Deputise for the Financial Controller as needed
  • Identification and implementation of process improvements
  • Ad hoc duties as and when required

Required Skills and Knowledge:

  • Focused and clear approach - Analytical and logical problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work alone and as part of a team
  • Clear & concise communicator: Written and oral
  • Ability to motivate / inspire colleagues
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Excellent time management skills and ability to prioritise
  • Ability to work effectively under positive pressure
  • Intermediate to advanced applications software expertise (Excel & Dimensions)
  • Improvement mind-set
  • ACCA or CIMA Qualified
  • 3 years or equivalent experience in a similar role (Desirable)

Closing date is 10th December 2021

Hawk 3 Talent Solutions are acting as an Employment Agency on behalf of its client

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Hawk 3 Talent Solutions are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future.

Hawk 3 Talent Solutions s committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgments solely on suitability for the job. By applying for the above position and providing your personal data to us you understand that your data will be processed in line with our Privacy Policy. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future.