Company Accountant

Job Title Sector Location Salary Date Added
Company Accountant Finance Slough up to £50,000 pa Recent

Heavens Recruitment are delighted to be working with a market leading engineering business. Due to their continued growth, they are looking to recruit a Company Accountant to join the team in a newly created role. This is a career enhancing opportunity to join during an exciting time of change for our client, so the right candidate will be able to thrive and grow.


In Return You’ll Receive:

  • Opportunity to make real impact and add value to the business

  • Grow and develop a long-term career with a growing business

  • On-site parking


Reporting to the Managing Director, the Company Accountant Responsibilities will include:

  • Developing and improving all systems to provide good quality management information

  • Assisting in the production of monthly management accounts and board packs -generating greater insight

  • Cashflow management and forecasting

  • Providing accurate analytical and financial reporting and identify/report opportunities for the business

  • Leading projects around continuous improvement of accounting processes, reporting and controls, including bringing all reporting in line with MD expectations to assist with growth of the business

  • Budgeting and forecasting

  • Day to day management and development of the finance function

  • Preparing year end accounts pack and statutory reporting

  • VAT Returns

  • Assisting with general bookkeeping and providing cover for all roles (Payroll, sales & purchase ledger etc) as required to support the team


Required Skills & Experience:

  • AAT qualified as a minimum / qualified by experience

  • Management and financial accounting experience

  • IT Literate including Sage and Excel

  • Experience of driving change and working as part of a senior management team

  • Must have strong management experience and the ability to manage and influence change

  • Continuous improvement mentality, ability to develop controls, systems, MI and process