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  • Job reference: 919138
  • Location: Basingstoke, Hampshire
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Date posted: 11/04/2018

Currently seeking an Accountant with five years experience working with a global/multinational organisation.

This is a 12 month contract for a professional Accountant with strong analytical and organisational skills.

The successful candidate will have experience in preparing and recording financial information and statements in line with accounting principles and civil, fiscal and company norms.

Main Accountabilities and Responsibilities:

  • Experience working with SAP or similar ERP systems with high attention to detail.
  • Prepare multiple account entries account entries
  • Prepare journal entries.
  • Month end reporting including half year and annual reporting.
  • Check and validate day to day accounting processes
  • Responsible for personnel accounting
  • Intercompany account management and reconciliation.
  • Ensure compliance with policies and procedures for Accounting and Internal controls.
  • Post vendor invoices
  • Maintenance of overdue invoices through bi-weekly reports
  • Regularly update with new accounting policies and regulations
  • Contribute to team effort by performing assigned tasks and accomplishing related results as needed
  • Provide support during different audit activities.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Business Admin. Professional / Master's Degree is preferred
  • 5 years of General accounting experience in a global /multinational organization

Required Competencies:

  • Strong Knowledge of accounting principles (IFRS) and practices.
  • Experience with SAP or similar ERP system and Hyperion.
  • Advanced MS Office skills.
  • Strong Analytical & Organizational Skills.
  • Must be a professional of unquestionable integrity, credibility and character.
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines.
  • Vision and values through project / team work.
  • Ability to adapt to a challenging and developing environment; willingness to take on new responsibilities as our business evolves.
  • Strong communication, persuasion and motivation

If you meet the above and interested, please apply now

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As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.