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Senior Financial Accountant

  • Location: Usk, Monmouthshire, Wales, NP15 1XL
  • Salary: £26.00 - £27.00 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace
  • Contact: Joe Bancroft
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 21 Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Client: BAE Systems
  • Expiry Date: 23 September 2021
  • Job Ref: BH77287JS_1628777626

Would you like to join a global aerospace and defence organisation? Do you want to work as part of an organisation protecting people and maintaining maximum national security?

Due to a drive for greater success, this advanced manufacturing business is currently searching for a Senior Financial Accountant to add to their talented, hardworking team in Glascoed on an initial 21 Month contract. Striving for innovation and creativity you can ensure no two days will be the same. This role will be offering £26.89 per hour.

This is a phenomenal opportunity to not only work for a prestigious, advanced organisation, but to gain skills and knowledge you won't find anywhere else.

The Role

Within the role of a Senior Financial Accountant, you'll be responsible for:

* Being the Subject Matter Expert (SME), process owner and understanding the team strategy working with the Financial Accounting manager to deliver this.
* Supervising maintaining and operating financial systems and processes in a constantly changing environment.
* Supporting data input on various accounting systems and the monthly financial close process.
* Supporting with preparation of monthly journals.

In addition, you'll also be responsible for monthly and yearly reporting in line with company deadlines.


To succeed within the role of a Senior Financial Accountant, you'll have experience in a similar position, and you'll ideally have the following skills:

* Fully qualified accounting professional, ACCA/ACA/CIMA or equivalent
* Have an understanding of Financial Controls and Data Protection regulations
* Strong analytical skills and a vigilant approach to problem solving
* IT skills, particularly in the use of Excel

In addition, having strong interpersonal and communication skills demonstrating excellent customer service


This is an exciting opportunity to work for a global business that has developed a strategy of working closely with its contingent workforce. Within the role, you can expect to:

* Work on complex, cutting-edge projects
* Achieve a work/life balance
* Work on long term contracts
* Develop your skills at a prestigious company
* Gain security clearance


If this sounds like the role for you, we'd love to hear from you! To apply for the position of Senior Financial Accountant, please send your CV to the resource centre via the 'apply now' button.

***[PLEASE NOTE: A start date is fast approaching so apply as soon as possible!]***

JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment business with regards to this position.

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