Reporting Accountant

  • Location

    Blackburn, Lancashire

  • Sector:

    Professional Services

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  • Salary:

    Up to £27.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Vanessa Farrington

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

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Reporting Accountant; Duration: 12 Months; Location: Blackburn; Hours: 37 per week
Pay: £27.00 LTD per hour or £21.80 PAYE per hour
We are looking to recruit a reporting accountant on behalf of our client based on the outskirts of Blackburn
This role has arisen in order to supplement the resource within the Financial Reporting team on US Programmes whilst current members of staff are employed on business readiness activities associated with the implementation of a new ERP.
Support the raising of invoices and analysis of aged debt
Provide support to cash forecasting including accounting for foreign payments and receipts via hedging process
Support data migration and cleanse activities required within the Reporting team for the Project.
Understand and perform financial transactions such as journal posting, reconciliations and data interrogation
Manage time effectively to meet deadlines Work well in a team, liaising with both finance and non-finance colleagues to achieve outcomes, flexing style for different stakeholder audiences
Reconcile data through thorough understanding of interfaces to and from systems
Support to general month-end reporting processes and ad-hoc queries as required

We are looking for at least a part-qualified Accountant, with 5 years plus accounting experience gained in a complex business environment.
Good knowledge of Microsoft Office Applications & ideally Baan ERP
Strong analytical and problem-solving ability
Ability to communicate with and influence finance and non-finance personnel, including senior management
Ability to work to tight deadlines whilst maintaining a high degree of accuracy
Morson is acting as an employment business in relation to this vacancy