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Company Accountant, Telford

£35,000 - £45,000 | Ref: BLB24623

Contract: Permanent

First advertised: Wednesday, 18 May, 2022


Ben Lees-Bowyer

Area: Telford

Job type: Permanent

Salary: £35,000 - £45,000

Hours: Monday – Friday - 34 hours per week

Reference: BLB24623

Date added to website: Wednesday, 18 May, 2022


Our successful Telford client has a vacancy for a Company Accountant to join on a permanent basis. In this role you will be a member of the Senior Management Team reporting to the Managing Director and have one direct report.

You will be responsible for:

  • Cashflow management including reporting, control of Bank Account and invoice finance facility
  • Preparation of monthly management accounts
  • Monthly presentation of management accounts to Senior Management Team
  • Yearend accounts
  • Liaising with external auditors
  • Preparation of annual budget and analysis
  • Liaising with external stakeholders such as Banks, Insurance Brokers and Credit agencies
  • Responsibility for IT systems
  • Product cost updates incorporating raw material, labour and overhead costs
  • Preparation of new product costings/ ad hoc costing exercises as required
  • Weekly reporting to Sales Management Team
  • Maintenance and control of fixed asset register
  • Supervision and careful monitoring of credit limit exposure as necessary
  • Production and submitting of VAT and Intrastat returns
  • Supervision of Income Tax and National Insurance deductions/contributions
  • Meeting all HMRC year end requirements including P11ds
  • GDPR compliance
  • Reporting Stock Levels
  • Organisation and Supervision of regular stocktakes
  • Monitoring and reporting on Sales Rebates
  • HR oversight and conducting grievance and disciplinary meetings when required
  • Holiday cover for other team members including running payrolls
  • Implementation and development of financial controls and procedures
  • Ad hoc project management
  • Such other tasks and duties as required by Managing Director

Skills and Experience

Our client is willing to look at candidates at varying experience levels. The role may suit someone who is looking for the next step up in their career or someone who might be currently working at this level but looking for a new career opportunity. The company will consider qualified, part-qualified and QBE. The successful candidate will be happy working in a small close-knit team and have a willingness to get involved in all areas of the business. You will be a strategic thinker who shows initiative and commercial awareness.

The application process:

We will carefully consider your details and advise you if we're able to progress with your application within 72 working hours. If you do not hear from us within this time your details won't be retained. So, if you're not successful on this occasion, do continue to respond to future roles we advertise. In the meantime, all good wishes and continued success with your search for employment.