General Ledger Accountant - Slough

Ref: 27 Date Posted: Monday 12 Oct 2020
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A General Ledger Accountant is required to start a contract assignment with this global brand based in Slough, Berkshire. Reporting to the Finance Manager, the role requires a part qualified Accountant (CIMA, ACCA) with strong core accounting skills, able to manage the high volume reconciliation of the general ledger accounts, whilst identifying process improvements to the reconciliation process.

The General Ledger Accountant role will also be responsible for ensuring the balance sheet is adequately supported; assisting in the preparation of statutory financial statements; preparing period end and ad hoc reporting to group, local management and regulatory authorities.

The General Ledger Accountant role requires a driven individual, committed and calm under pressure, able to deputise for the Finance Manager when required. Intermediate/Advanced Excel is required for this role, as is strong systems knowledge - able to work across different systems with a track record of process and systems improvements.

This is a great contract opportunity through to the end of the year in a supportive and driven work environment and in return will receive a daily rate between £140-£180 per day. The contract is expected to last between 3-6 months