Financial Accountant

  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • England South East London
  • Permanent
  • Automotive
Our Automotive client is recruiting for a Financial Accountant to work on a permanent basis at their office in London (the client does require someone to work in their office 5 days per week)


This role will provide complex accounting support for the global entities. This will include performing account reconciliations, supporting month and year end closing, and the review of actual accounting data.

The jobholder is also expected to be more widely involved in the financial accounting of the business, supporting the Financial Accounting Manager as required on project and ad-hoc work.

Prepare accurate and timely financial statements and reports

Support the Financial Accounting Manager with month end closing, including preparation of standard journals and the preparation of information for review 

Perform monthly intercompany reconciliations

Ensure monthly balance sheet reconciliations are performed and variances are investigated in a timely manner

Support with Group and local statutory audits

Support with the preparation of data for the annual corporate tax returns

Review accounting processes and practices, and improve where necessary to ensure efficient financial operations

Ad hoc tasks and projects as required by the Financial Accounting Manager

Essential qualifications

Accounting qualification (fully qualified AAT, ACCA/ACA/CIMA)
Experience in financial accounting, including month end closing
Strong experience with SAP or similar ERP system
Good understanding of financial controls
Strong analytical skills and a proactive approach to problem solving  Manufacturing or Automotive experience advantageous

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Chemicals, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining and Manufacturing sectors worldwide. With more than 80 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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