Qualified Accountant

Posted 1 month ago
£50,000 - £60,000 per year
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Job Description

Chelmsford, Essex


Barnes Roffe Recruitment have an exciting opportunity for a Qualified Accountant to join one of their clients based in Chelmsford, Essex.

Key accountabilities:

  • Management of financial operations and bookkeeping including accounts payable, sales invoicing, VAT returns, monthly accounts preparation and reporting.
  • Management of payroll, budgeting and forecasting, cashflow, and reviewing operating costs.
  • Provide support to the Directors as required, requested and directed
  • Providing insights on the financial health of the organisation.
  • Working with the Directors to produce forecasts and budgets to allow the ongoing expansion and financial success of the businesses.
  • Ensuring the business meets all its statutory and compliance obligations, including statutory accounting and tax issues.
  • Monitoring relationships with external contacts such as accountants, solicitors and HM Revenue & Customs.

Key attributes:

  • Qualified ACA or ACCA Accountant
  • Experience working as an Accountant at an Owner Manager Business is a strong advantage.
  • Some experience in Internal Audit is advantageous
  • Previous experience of manufacturing or construction industry would be advantageous
  • Experience using Sage is essential.
  • Some experience with French or Dutch Accounts would be ideal but definitely not essential.
  • Great attention to detail, able to produce written and numerical reports.
  • Strong IT skills with experience of Microsoft Office including Excel.
  • Strong oral and written communication.
  • High degree of flexibility and able to adapt quickly.
  • A proactive and energetic personality able to operate at a senior level.

If you feel this is the right opportunity for you, please contact Adam Sommerville or Nicola Rouse at Barnes Roffe Recruitment to discuss further.