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Financial Accountant Job in Norwich


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Salary Type:

per year

Employment Type:

Contract / Temporary


Financial Accountant


Accounting & Financial



Job Description:

FTC until 30th June 2019

Williams Lea Tag seeks a Financial Accountant to join our team!

Are you self-motivated with a "can do" attitude? Are you able to use Excel for Pivot tables and Vlookup? Do you have experience working in a large corporate organisation and/or a multinational environment?

How would you like to work for a global business process outsourcing (BPO) organisation with a client base of blue chip FTSE100 and Fortune 500 companies within the Public Sector, Financial Services, Legal, Pharmaceutical, Life Sciences and Energy industry sectors?

Sound good so far? Then this is the perfect position for you and you are just the individual that we are looking for!

The Job:

As the Financial Accountant you will be reporting to the Head of Financial Accounting where you will be managing the external accountants, overseeing the development of the process for reporting to overseas external accountants and assisting in the outsourcing of the UK statutory reporting.

You will be fielding audit of overseas and UK non-trading companies, proving or arranging supporting documentation or analyses, where required and supporting the external audit process of the wider EMEA group, as required.

Within corporate taxes you will be supporting the tax director with the completion of tax packs for tax returns, including supporting calculations and documentation and conducting the analysis / review of tax-sensitive accounts.

The Financial Accountant will support with the assistance of any issues arising from the groups new accounting system, the management of the preparation of the UK group's statistical returns and the preparation of financial models for outsourcing to share service centre.

The Fit:

To be successful in this role you must be proactive, innovative and resourceful with a tenacity to solve problems and drive improvements in a complex and challenging reporting environment.

We ask that you have a hands-on working style, be efficient with a keen eye for detail and be approachable, supportive and a role model for the accounting team.

The Experience:

It is essential that the individual is a qualified accountant with a solid PQE and experience in a large corporate organisation and/or a multi-national environment.

We require you to have working knowledge of FRS 102, UK corporate taxes and be an experienced user of a large ERP system.

The Package:

In return the Financial Accountant will receive a salary of £50,000 - £55,000 and benefits which includes Private Medical Insurance, Life Insurance/Life Assurance, Company Pension, Corporate Eye Care, Personal Accident and Company Sick Pay. Additional benefits such as Dental Insurance, Childcare Vouchers, Gym Membership, Charity Donations, Employee Offers, Retail Vouchers and Season Ticket Loan are offered at a discount on a salary sacrifice basis. You will also have the opportunity to work for a global employer who is dedicated to offering each and every employee an enjoyable, challenging and rewarding career with future career development prospects.

Williams Lea Tag positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

Please note: Due to the high volume of responses received for this role we will not be able to contact all applicants directly. If you have not heard from us in four weeks please consider your application unsuccessful