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Accounting Technician

  • Date Posted: 14 May 2024
  • Remote Europe
  • Depending On Experience

About Rullion

Here at Rullion, we are redefining the landscape of STEM recruitment, is a company deeply rooted in innovation and a commitment to finding exceptional talent. With a 45-year legacy in the UK, our approach is built on a foundation of happy, motivated people, driving us to create lasting partnerships and deliver unparalleled service in the recruitment sector.

 

Summary of the Role

As our Accounting Technician you’ll provide crucial support to the finance department by assisting with various accounting and administrative tasks. You will play a vital role in maintaining accurate financial records, processing transactions, and ensuring the timely availability of financial information. Attention to detail, strong organisational skills, and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment are key for this role!

The successful candidate will be be based overseas in Europe (GMT+-2/-2 Max) in order to support our ambitious overseas expansion plans.

Key Responsibilities

  • Contribute to the preparation of accurate financial statements, reports, and budgets.
  • Record and reconcile financial transactions accurately and promptly.
  • Process invoices, payments, and expense claims in full compliance with company policies and procedures.
  • Provide via support to the accounts payable team, including invoice management, payment runs, and supplier reconciliations.
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date financial records and documentation.
  • Contribute to the preparation of monthly and annual financial reports.
  • Engage in variance analysis and provide recommendations for improving financial performance.
  • Contribute to the preparation of financial forecasts and budgets.
  • Utilise your analytical skills to conduct thorough financial analysis, identifying trends that support informed business decision-making.
  • Uphold strict adherence to accounting principles, regulations, and company policies, ensuring the highest standards of financial integrity.
  • Play an active role in internal and external audit processes.
  • Foster productive relationships with auditors, collaborating closely to provide required information and efficiently resolve queries.
  • Contribute to the implementation and continuous improvement of financial controls and procedures.
  • Provide invaluable general administrative support to the finance department, including tasks such as data entry, filing, and document management.
  • Assist in maintaining the fixed asset register.
  • Take ownership of various balance sheet reconciliations, including Bank Reconciliations.
  • Support employee expense reimbursements, ensuring timely and accurate processing.
  • Collaborate in the preparation and submission of statutory returns and compliance requirements, playing a crucial role in ensuring regulatory obligations are met.

Qualifications, skills & experience

  • Previous experience in an accounting or finance role, ideally as an Accounts Assistant or similar.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Business Central or Dynamics NAV.
  • Strong understanding of basic accounting principles and practices.
  • Proficiency in using accounting software and MS Office suite, particularly Excel.
  • A willingness to work towards a professional accounting qualification.

Competencies

  • You have a keen eye for detail, ensuring accuracy in financial records and transactions.
  • Highly organised, which allows you to manage multiple tasks effectively and meet deadlines.
  • Someone with a solid understanding of basic accounting principles and practices.
  • An analytical thinker and have great problem-solving skills, enabling you to contribute to financial reporting, analysis, and decision-making processes.
  • Tech savvy and are skilled at using accounting software and the MS Office suite, particularly Excel.
  • Maintaining integrity and confidentiality when handling sensitive financial information.
  • Adaptable and open to learning ways of working, and new technologies and processes in the finance domain.
  • The Financials: You have strong numerical skills, enabling accurate data entry and financial calculations.
  • Proactive and have a results-oriented mindset, driving you to achieve goals and meet deadlines.
  • Teamwork and communication, which allows you to collaborate well with others.

Rullion celebrates and supports diversity and is committed to ensuring equal opportunities for both employees and applicants.

Further details
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Schedule: Full Time (37.5 hours per week)
  • Reference: RULLION00419
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Accounting Technician

Location: Remote Europe

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