An immediate opportunity to join a growing SME business based on the outskirts of Southampton, initially on a 6 month contract basis. The business has exciting growth plans for 2020 and seeks to add to an experienced Company Accountant to the team to support the Finance Director and enable them to focus on delivering the commercial and strategic objectives.
This is a broadly focused role working as part of a small accounts team to deliver a range of tasks including; Management Accounting, input into budgeting and forecasting, Balance Sheet reconciliations, VAT returns, Invoicing and overseeing an outsourced payroll function. Other tasks will include utilising systems/Excel to provide a full suite of analysis to aid business decision support.
The successful candidate will ideally be a Qualified Accountant however a Qualified by Experience (QBE) Accountant with relevant experience would be considered. You will need to be a self starter, able to work on your own initiative, possess a strong work ethic to see issues through to resolution and have a change orientated mentality to drive through process and systems improvements. Because the client is seeking someone to start asap you will need to be available (almost) immediately.
You are required to be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction.
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