Job: Senior Accountant - Milton Keynes

Job Title: Senior Accountant - Milton Keynes
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Milton Keynes
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 2018-02-05
REF: AASnrAccMK0501
Contact Name: Alex Avery
Job Published: 9 months ago

Job Description

Senior Accountant - Milton Keynes - Competitive Salary

Opportunity for a qualified or QBE Senior Accountant to join an industry leading, award winning component engineering supplier with sites on a global basis including the UK, Europe, China and Japan!

You'll utilise your previous Accountancy skills, leading to internal progression and personal growth through further training and skills investment, all while enjoying an unparallelled company culture with employee satisfaction at its core.

As a Senior Accountant you will... closely with the UK Senior Finance Manager in their Milton Keynes office, supplying accurate, timely information to aid decision making processes. Key duties will include Financial accounting and reporting, supporting business plans, budgets, forecasts, financial systems, procedures and internal controls.

You'll also help maintain balance sheet controls, month end folders for external auditing (as well as assisting where needed with external auditing), monthly P&L reports and supporting annual budget processes / cash flow forecasts.

Ideally you will have 5+ years financial department experience (preferably in an engineering / electronics company, though this is not mandatory!) and will either be QBE and/or have some formal qualification / accreditation (ACA, ACCA, CIMA).

You'll also have an excellent eye for detail, a structured approach to work and strong software skills with Microsoft software products (Microsoft Excel in particular). 

Desired Skills:

  • 5+ years Accountancy experience 
  • QBE or formal qualification (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) - preferable 
  • Experience in accountancy duties (reporting, business plans, budgeting, forecasts, financial systems, procedures and internal controls) 
  • Further experience in balance sheet controls, auditing (internal and external), P&L reports, cash flow forecasts. 

Company Culture and Benefits: 

You'll be joining an award winning company with fantastic internal culture and scope for progression as well as an emphasis on a high quality working environment and employee satisfaction. 

In addition to a highly competitive salary structure, key benefits include a performance based Staff Bonus Scheme, competitive Contributory Pension (matched to 7.5%), Life Insurance (4x salary) and income protection cover. 

In addition a meal subsidy scheme is available on site, extra holiday can be earned, they run a fully paid Christmas party including food and drinks - plus an employee appreciation day which operates in August annually! 

Based in Milton Keynes, the company site has recently been renovated and you'll be able to enjoy excellent working conditions. 

If you're keen to find out more or apply to this Senior Accountant role, please press 'apply now' or contact Alex Avery at Monarch IT.