Interim Accountant, Portsmouth

Job Summary

Reference: 096106187
Job Type: Contract
Location: Portsmouth
Salary: 45000 - 48000 per annum
Date Posted: 11/18/2016

Job Description

Sheridan Maine Finance is recruiting an Interim Accountant for a financial services client based in Portsmouth. This role is a 10 month fixed term contract and will primarily involve year end preparation for multiple European entities but also assist with UAT testing of a re-implemented system.

My client employs 1,500 people in 16 countries across the EU. Their Portsmouth site is home to their European shared service centre and employs 350 staff in a number of departments.

This role reports to the Head of Finance and Senior Finance Managers. Duties include:

- Assisting with finance year end, particularly with regards to reconciliations and cleaning up some accounts and processes.
- Assisting with preparing and testing data for the re-implementation of a new ERP platform.
- Assisting with UAT and Documentation of the GL, Interco and VAT in the new system and preparing balance sheet reconciliations and spreadsheets for the migration.

The successful applicant will have the following attributes:

- You will be a qualified Accountant.
- Advanced Excel skills.
- Experience working with multiple currencies.
- Proven experience implementing/upgrading finance systems.
- Confident working with ERP systems.
- Immediately available/short notice.

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Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction.

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