Apply for this job now

Financial Accountant

Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
£45,000 to £60,000
Job Type
21 Jul 2022

Senior Financial AccountantTeddingtonMonday - Friday (Hybrid Working)£57,000

An established engineering firm is looking for you to join their Teddington office as a Senior Financial Accountant!

You will be reporting to the Finance Manager and join a small team of Financial Accountants, working together to ensure all daily transactions are achieved.

Key responsibilities for this Accountant role include being responsible for preparing financial statements, playing a key part in the end-of-year audit, and being involved in the company's annual budget process.

This is a Hybrid role, and you will be in the office 1 - 2 days per week.

Senior Financial Accountant duties:

  • Providing support as required to business stakeholders, including the delivery of results against department budgets.
  • Cash management, balance sheet reconciliations and forecasting.
  • Preparing year-end packs / statutory accounts and audit deliverables for the legal entity.
  • Reporting on actual vs budget variances to department stakeholders.
  • Reporting on Centre projects and assisting the Financial Manager with delivering and planning a 5-year budget.
  • Being a Point of contact for auditors / other stakeholders with regards to this operating unit.
  • Assisting the Finance Manager in changing initiatives.
  • Writing accounting papers and assisting with the annual update of the company's processes.

Senior Financial Accountant specification:

  • Educated to degree level.
  • A qualified member of an accountancy body or holder of an equivalent qualification.
  • A strong history in finance with experience in a similar role.
  • Strong communication skills and strong interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.
  • Demonstrate good organisational skills, attention to detail and the ability to analyse information.
  • Ready to be a team player in the finance team.
  • Demonstrate strategic and logical thinking and good negotiating skills.

Company Benefits:

  • Company pension scheme up to 10%
  • 26 days Annual holiday entitlement
  • Social company events
  • Medical Insurance
  • Life Assurance

What you need to do now:

If you're interested in this Senior Financial Accountant click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

Magpie Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job, you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at magpierecruitment.

Apply for this job now


  • Job Reference: 663293356-2
  • Date Posted: 21 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Magpie Recruitment
    Magpie Recruitment
  • Location: Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
  • Salary: £45,000 to £60,000
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent