Financial Accountant (Contract)

Competitive Day Rate
07 Nov 2016
10 Feb 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Innogy Business Services are currently recruiting for a Financial accountant to support Innogy Renewables on a 6 month contract day rate basis. This role will be based in our Swindon office.

Role description

As the Financial Account, you will be responsible for the preparation of fully compliant IFRS/FRS101 statutory accounts within required deadlines using Accounts production software.

You will be the main point of contact for all technical accounting queries, providing proposed accounting treatment for sign off by the Senior Finance Manager. The relationship with our Accounts Production software supplier will be managed to ensure we are using the system effectively and the current version contains up to date disclosures. You will also be responsible for review of the VAT return, providing commentary for key movements.

As well as business as usual, there will be an opportunity to be involved in project activity, including attending Group workshops on upcoming changes to Accounting standard and process improvements.

Skills and experience

The successful candidate must be/have:

Qualified accountant with recognised accounting body (ACA, ACCA or CIMA)

Technical Accounting background

Experience using Accounts Production Software ideally Thomson Reuters Onesource

Experience of managing relationships with external UK based and international stakeholders including auditors, lawyers

Strong financial control experience, preferably gained from audit back ground

Strong analytical skills

Excellent presentation & communication skills, ability to explain and challenge complex financial transactions with non-finance staff.

Working in a large and complex organisation

SAP experience is desired but not essential

Please apply online by selecting the 'Apply' button and uploading your CV directly. Applications will only be accepted via the Apply button.

Agencies: Innogy operate a preferred supplier arrangement, however if you wish to be considered at the next review session please submit a brief overview of your capability to