Financial Accountant - Capital Accounting
An opportunity has arisen for an accountant to join a dynamic organisation on a fixed term contract. The contract will last for 15 months allowing for an extended handover and onboarding period.
This is a unique opportunity to contribute to the success of the finance department, play a crucial role in refining processes, and be an integral part of the year-end statutory accounts preparation and audit activities.
You will be responsible for supporting the Chief Accountant in managing capital-related financial activities, contributing to ongoing process improvements, and ensuring compliance with statutory accounting standards.
A salary of £50,000 to £56,000 is offered along with a competitive benefits package. The position is based in Birmingham and will allow for hybrid and agile working.
- Oversee and manage capital accounting processes
- Enhance and automate processes related to capital accounting
- Assist in the preparation of year-end statutory accounts
- Work closely with the Chief Accountant to address queries from auditors
- Identify opportunities for process improvements within the finance department
- Implement and refine automated solutions to streamline financial processes
- Play a key role in the audit process, working closely with auditors
- Address post-audit requirements and contribute to continuous improvement
- Generate financial reports related to capital accounts for internal and external stakeholders.
- Provide insights and analysis to support decision-making processes
Skills and Experience:
- CCAB qualified accountant (ACCA, CIMA, or equivalent)
- Strong understanding of capital accounting principles and practices
- Experience in refining and automating financial processes
- Knowledge of statutory accounting standards and audit procedures
- Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
- Effective communication and collaboration abilities
- Proficiency in accounting software and Microsoft Excel
- Competitive pension
- Competitive annual leave
- Good work life balance
If you are a dedicated and detail-oriented Financial Accountant with a passion for capital accounting and process improvement, we invite you to apply. Please email your CV to Nik Stoate at Venn Group at firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject "Financial Accountant"