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Company Accountant

  • Location

    Bath, Somerset

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  • Salary:

    £18.14 - £19.05 per hour

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

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We have an exciting opportunity for a Company Accountant to join our clients offices based in Bath on a temporary contract basis for 3 months with the possibility of an extension.

As the Company Accountant your main duties will include:

  • Preparation of monthly management accounts consisting of a written executive summary, income and expenditure, balance sheet, trial balance, aged debtors, aged creditors, full departmental analysis, variance, and a rolling cash flow forecast.
  • Presentation of the monthly accounts to the senior management team and Chief Executive.
  • Prepare and file VAT returns
  • Event and project budgets and accounting
  • Maintain companies house records and documentation
  • Ensure compliance - accounting standards, money laundering legislation, data protection
  • Line management of finance department staff, including 1-1s, appraisals and personal development plans.
  • Provide regular finance reports to B&NES Council in its capacity as commissioner and sole shareholder of the company.

To be successful for this Company Accountant post you will need to have:

  • Preferred candidate is likely to be CIMA qualified or equivalent with 4-5 years+ experience.
  • Ability to work with non-financial commercial managers to resolve accounting queries.
  • High attention to detail, strong time management to meet tight reporting deadlines.
  • Good written and oral communications skills
  • Enthusiastic, 'can-do' personality who wants to develop themselves and their career.
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Experience of Sage an advantage

Start Date-


Working Hours-

37 hours per week

Monday - Friday

Pay Rate-

£18.14 p/h

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