Financial Accountant

Job Title: Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Cardiff, Wales
Salary: £180 - £220 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH85373
Contact Name: Edward Cardona
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 29, 2020 11:41

Job Description

Handle are currently working with a market leading global media brand, who are looking for a Financial Accountant. This is a 3 -month interim position, working remotely. The role has a real good mix of accounting, reporting and FP&A. You will be offering financial support to a range of stakeholders, whilst monitoring effective control of financial processes and delivering operational excellence.

Key responsibilities include -

  • Improve efficiency and controls of financial processes, methodologies and environments
  • Provision of information, analysis and supporting commentary to a range of stakeholders
  • Review short term plans, and assist in the production of budgets, extrapolation of trends and support the input of financial data
  • Review, analyse, monitor and update forecasts
  • Maintain short-term financial plans, monitor and report actual expenditure against set budgets, assist with the closure of year-end accounts and statutory reporting.

Candidate Requirements

  • Part qualified or qualified e.g. ACA, ACCA, CIMA, or equivalent
  • Significant experience of delivering a high quality accounting and reporting service.
  • Highly developed written and verbal communication skills with the ability to influence.
  • Ability to take complex data/principles and to communicate these in an understandable way to wider team
  • Knowledge of the theory and practical application of accounting principles and controls.

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.