Financial Accountant
at Robert Half International UK

Date Posted: 03/02/2019

Job Description

Ref ID:  06960-0010787839


Robert Half Finance and Accounting are seeking an Accountant to join a dynamic manufacturing business near Pontypool.


Manage the Purchase Ledger team on a daily basis overseeing transactional work to ensure necessary controls and performance targets are achieved.

Direct responsibility for the performance of the Purchase Ledger team ensuring adequate training and development according to business requirements.

Preparation of monthly management accounts - Trial balance, P&L, Balance Sheet for review with Finance Director.

Managing the companies cash resources within banking facilities and alerting any concerns to the Finance Director in a timely manner.

Assisting FD with Board Pack and preparation of KPI and other management information

Reconciling control accounts including sterling and euro bank accounts, HP, payroll, loan accounts

Post monthly stock and cost of sales journals agreeing back to detailed stock reports and ensuring financial statements are within expended levels following appropriate investigation

Maintain fixed asset register

Responsible for financial accounts delivery including audit preparation

Vat and Intrastat submissions

Liaise with other Department Heads to prepare budgets and forecasts.

Monthly meetings with all Department Heads to review their budget performance.

Submission of National Statistic returns

Managing the company fleet of vehicles

Providing financial input to projects, monitoring budgets on projects


An experienced accountant


A dynamic manufacturing business near Pontypool.

Salary & Benefits

£35,000 to £40,000 plus benefits

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply. By applying to this position, you acknowledge that you have read and accept the following terms:

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Permanent
  • Location: Pontypool, Gwent
  • Job Type: Other
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 03/02/2019

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