Financial Accountant

Posted 14 September 2023
Salary £40000 per annum
Discipline Transactional & Part Qualified
Contact NameLynsey McKinnell

Job description

Financial Accountant (12 Month Maternity Cover)
Salford Quays

Axon Moore are representing a truly innovative, market leading business who are light years ahead of their competitors. Due to Maternity leave, the company need to recruit a Financial Accountant on a 12 month fixed term contract.  

The successful Financial Accountant will work closely with the Financial Controller and assist with the year end audit and the preparation of the group and subsidiary statutory accounts; preparation of UK and Irish VAT returns, liaising with tax advisors to prepare Corporation Tax returns and provide analysis in any review of the Group Transfer Pricing Policy.

You will gain full exposure to assisting with the maintenance of the long term strategic plan including forecast profit & loss, balance sheet and cash flow. The role will also require the monthly analysis and reporting of the group balance sheet and cashflow and reporting of support costs and capex.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Assist with preparation of the year-end statutory accounts ensuring full compliance with FRS102.
  • Compile information for and prepare supporting schedules to the notes in the statutory accounts.
  • Preparation and compilation of the year end documents for the auditors.
  • Complete relevant monthly balance sheet reconciliations and escalate any queries to Financial Controller
  • Assist with the update of the strategic plan as directed by the Financial Controller.
  • Prepare the rolling 12 month cashflow forecast with review in line with strategic plan for review by the Financial Controller.
  • Prepare Balance Sheet and Cashflow for inclusion in the monthly board pack, with commentary on key movements in working capital and cashflow.
  • Prepare monthly reporting of support and capex ensuring all accruals and prepayments are reviewed.
  • Prepare group balance sheet reconciliations.
  • Prepare budget submissions for support cost centres with budget holders.
  • Update the balance sheet and cashflow model for annual budget and any reforecast.
 This opportunity will suit someone who is passionate about growth and business performance and can challenge decision makers when needed.

To not miss out on this opportunity and to find out more please send your updated CV to or call me on 07741 905802.