accountant in port talbot

job type
£ 35,000 per year
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job details

port talbot, neath port talbot
job category
accountancy & finance
job type
£ 35,000 per year
reference number
ADRO - Acct1
01489 560129
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job description


Are you a qualified Accountant looking for your next career move? Do you want to work for a worldwide engineering and manufacturing business? If so, please read on!

The Role

We are currently recruiting for roles in:

Business Reporting;
Finance Operations; and
General Ledger.

Business Reporting

Typical activities include consolidating, understanding and explaining the business result, supporting the team in working with senior Business Partners on judgemental provisions and subjective areas, managing the business' balance sheet reconciliation process and external audits, assisting in the co-ordinating the completion of the business' Annual Plan, managing key elements of stock provisioning, key performance indicator and ad hoc reporting and explanation of business performance.


Reporting to the Senior Accountant, the purpose of the role is to manage a wide variety of matters associated with the Manufacturing Result and Stocks for one of the Regional sites within the UK. The information that you will provide will allow detailed site performance reporting to be produced and will be the basis for on-site decision making.

Under the guidance of the Senior Accountant, the Accountant acts as the link between the Business Reporting team and the on-site Finance Business Partners. This position is built around teamwork, working in a collaborative environment to meet the various stakeholder requirements.

Requires excellent attention to detail and continuous improvement ethos.

General Ledger

This role undertakes accounting and reporting activities for UK and European business', ensuring financial best practice is adhered to whilst consistently meeting service level agreements and meeting needs of Finance Business Partners, Business Reporting and Reporting & Group Control.

You will continuously enhance and improve processes within the GL team to ensure best practice within the finance function and support value added decision making within the business while ensuring the provision of a first class Finance service within nominated area delivered at an efficient functional cost, with effective internal controls and management of risk.

Who we are looking for

* You will be educated to degree level or equivalent and a qualified accountant with one of the recognised bodies (ACA/CIMA/ACCA).
* You will have strong interpersonal skills, with the ability to establish and maintain working relationships with colleagues of all levels.
* You will also have strong time management skills with the ability to prioritise workload and meet deadlines. You will be computer literate especially in the use of Microsoft Office.

What is in it for you?

* Competitive salary
* Comprehensive benefits package including a defined contribution pension scheme, quarterly business related bonus, 35 days holidays per annum and opportunities for career progression.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.





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