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Finance Accountant

Job Title: Finance Accountant
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Theale, Berkshire
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 3
REF: Ja - 01 - FSB_1507038860
Contact Name: John Anakwenze
Contact Email: john.anakwenze@projectpeople.com
Job Published: 18 days ago

Job Description

Excellent opportunity open for a Finance Accountant who has Strong Financial and Management Accounting knowldege, to come on board and work for a reputable telecommunications company, based in Theale, Berkshire. This will be a 3 months initial contract position. Competitive rates on offer

Key experience:

  • Strong financial and management accounting knowledge and experience
  • Understanding of operational finance process and control
  • Prior experience of driving finance system improvements
  • Project work to implement / configure finance systems
  • Experience property and / or Telco industries
  • Agresso ERP application software
  • Big4 audit background

Responsibilities:

  • Correct application of Financial Accounting policy and process (including balance sheet reconciliations).
  • Ensuring optimal finance system configuration and use and ongoing finance support to all users across the business
  • Managing the external audit process to ensure no adjustments and preparation of the annual statutory accounts.
  • Ensuring company-wide compliance with the client's Delegation of Authorities
  • Check overall finance implementation of the new contract between customer and client focusing on the rollout of the mobile network under a new operating model,
  • Implementation of all finance process, control, reporting and commercial / business support for new City of London concession
  • Running the IFRS16 Leasing accounting standard implementation project for the client
  • Run process of continuous improvement to ensure all payment / invoicing issues are resolved & root cause addressed.
  • Overall responsibility for tax - overseeing preparation and filing of client's corporate and other tax returns and for all aspects of VAT administration.
  • Overall responsibility for company insurances - negotiation, approval and renewal of all Company insurance policies on a timely basis.
  • Ensuring other ad-hoc support including employee tax compliance and expenses policy provided to the business.
  • To support and contribute actively to health and safety, environmental, business continuity and information security arrangements that meets our obligations to our customers.

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