Financial Accountant

Job Reference: 887267

Ipswich

£40,000 - £42,000 per annum

Hybrid Working

MacKenzie King are currently a Financial Accountant, on a 12 month fixed term contract, for a global financial services business with a base in Ipswich. As a Financial Accountant you will assist with the completion of the monthly financial reporting cycle for one or more companies. You will have the opportunity to develop and interact with a wider network of contact, at the same time developing your core technical accounting skills. This business empower their people to balance their time between home and the office in a way that works best for them, their team and their customers. You will also receive a generous benefits package, including a company and performance related bonus. 

Key tasks and responsibilities

  • Assisting in the production of monthly and quarterly reporting packs (under various GAAPs) analysing the balance sheets and full Profit and Loss Account for a number of companies. 
  • Assisting in the production of annual and quarterly reporting, preparing balance sheets and other required reports.
  • Assisting in the accounting for portfolios and taxation under various GAAPs.
  • Providing financial analysis and explanatory commentary of actual result performance against prior year, plans, and forecasts to Group on a monthly basis.
  • Producing ad hoc financial information, interpretation, analysis, and support to customers, thereby enabling an improved understanding of the information provided.
  • Liaising with auditors to assist in external audits.
  • Identifying and implementing improvements to production processes to increase efficiency.

Qualifications and experience

  • Part Qualified or Qualified ACCA/CIMA
  • Financial or Management Accounting experience
  • Understanding of company policies, business processes, procedures & systems in the context of wider business plans
  • Working knowledge of SAP would be advantageous
  • Ability to prioritise workload and meet deadlines
  • Strong Excel skills
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