Large organisation based in the Crawley area seek an experienced Accountant to join their team on a 2 year fixed term contract covering a secondment. Reporting to the FC this role will be responsible for providing strong, professional and compliant financial and operations support to the organisation. Duties will include:
*Manage, develop, implement and maintain accounting systems
*Journals, GL, AR, AP, revenue reconciliations, cash flows etc in accordance with GAAP policies and procedures
*Designing operational procedures and processed
*Ensure integration of data produced into systems and supports objectives of data analysts
*Annual audit and projects
*Working with external consultants/auditors to provide required information and ensure proper record keeping
Ideal candidate will have 5 years + relevant financial experienced gained in a large organisation and possess excellent numerical skills and be comfortable working in different currencies. Strong attention to detail, time management and organisational skills are essential as strong interpersonal and communication skills. Strong commercial and financial awareness and good understanding of compliance, continuous improvement and excellent customer service is also a requirement in this role. Experience gained in an international organisation is highly desirable. You will also possess excellent Excel skills and experience of ERP packages.