Accountant - SME Business in Normanton

29 November 20212021-11-29
Wakefield, West Yorkshire

Accountant job opportunity for a SME business in Normanton. Working for a small division of a global business, a new opportunity has arisen for an accomplished Accountant to join this successful team. With a very competitive salary and fantastic pension scheme, this position would suit a proven accountant who would enjoy a hands on role and the autonomy to run the finance function of this £5m turnover business. 

The Accountant will be responsible for all areas relating to financial and administrative matters at the facility and report into the Financial Controller based overseas.

  • Overseeing all financial aspects of the operation, discussing with management, steering the company to achieve its strategic plans and financial goals through forecasting, budgeting and comparison reporting. 
  • Day to day book keeping function of the operation, with appropriate back-up documentation.
  • The maintenance of a clean balance sheet support records, detailing every item on the balance sheet, updated on a monthly basis.
  • The reconciliation of all bank accounts and intercompany accounts monthly and documentation of adjustments where required.
  • The timely submission of all monthly financial reporting as well as ad-hoc reports as required by Corporate.
  • Control of capital expenditure and maintaining fixed asset register and as well of the custody of all inventory

The role would suit: 

  • Accounting qualified – CIMA/ACCA/ACA/QBE 
  • Experience in a similar senior accounting role
  • Minimum 3-5 years experience as an Accountant, ideally with a manufacturing/servicing background.
  • Auditing background preferable, within a major international auditing company.

If you are looking for the opportunity to join a small division of a successful, global business with a team of friendly, easy going staff this could be the role for you. The salary is dependent upon qualifications and experience, varying between £50-60,000 plus generous pension scheme, private health, life assurance, 25 days holiday (increasing with years service and hybrid working.