Financial Accountant

  • Salary:
    £45,000
  • Job type:
    Permanent
  • Posted:
    2 months ago
  • Category:
    Accountancy
  • Job Reference:
    69514

My client is a leading business within the service industry working closely within the Music Industry.

Ideally situated in Central Leicester but also offering hybrid working to give complete flexibility and work life balance to its employees.

As part of continued growth and internal development, FRS have been enlisted to assist in the recruitment of a Financial Accountant to join the team.

This role will report into the Financial Controller (Big 4 Trained ACA) who will also prove to be a great mentor with the main purpose being

– To manage all aspects of financial accounting for the company including statutory reporting, treasury, income statements, balance sheets and tax returns.

– To deputise for the Financial Controller when required


Key Responsibilities

– Statutory Audits
To coordinate interim and year-end statutory audits. To respond to requests from auditors and resolve any queries in order for the audits to be completed on time
To produce regulatory returns and year-end statutory accounts and complete audit files

– Month End
To produce accurate and clear financial accounts. This includes preparation of balance sheet reconciliations for a number of accounts
To complete relevant month-end processes in a timely manner and produce accurate month-end reports

– Tax and VAT
To ensure compliance with all relevant statutory taxation regulations
To manage the preparation of corporation tax schedules
To ensure compliance for both money-in and money-out transactions, working with advisers and tax authorities where appropriate
To ensure full compliance with HMRC guidelines around expenses and employee benefits’
To prepare and file VAT returns

– Processes and Controls
To lead on Finance Reporting testing for our Finance Systems Upgrade including building new ports inline with new.
To contribute to the continuous improvement of finance processes through identifying opportunities for improvement and implementing changes

The ideal candidate will be working towards ACA / ACCA / CIMA If not already qualified and have previous Financial Accounting Experience gained in a similar position
This role is equally open to candidates working within industry but could also prove to offer a great first move from practice.

My client is a fun, friendly and vibrant offer with a great atmosphere and work environment when in the office.

A competitive basic salary of up to £45,000 Excellent Benefits await.

Disclaimer - FRS strives to be an equal opportunities employer and is committed to treating all applicants alike. FRS does not treat any individual on grounds of sex, age, colour, marital status, race, nationality or ethnic or national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability or membership or non-membership of a trade union, less favourably than others. All vacancies advertised are open to all ages.