Senior Accountant

England, Wiltshire, Swindon
Closing date
5 Oct 2021

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Job Title - Senior Accountant

Start date - ASAP

Duration - 3 Months - Extension to be reviewed towards the end

Location - Swindon, flexible working between home and office

Shift Patterns - Monday - Friday 9-5 Flexibility available

Adecco UK are recruiting a Senior Accountant on behalf of our prestigious client!

Job Description

  • Provide analytical rigor and strategic ideas to the main drivers of the business
  • Help research, select, implement, and refine processes and systems to optimise the efficiency and performance of the business
  • Collaborate with HR, Operations, and other assurance teams to ensure compliance with and strengthen operational practices
  • Responsible towards day to day and close related ledger tasks as well as preparing local Globally Accepted Accounting Principles/statutory and quarterly International Finance Reporting Standards financial statements.
  • Ensure the quality assurance of the quarterly variance analysis supporting the Group & International Finance Reporting Standards reporting.
  • Ensure high-quality and timely preparation other standardised or ad hoc reports including commentaries to facilitate the decision-making process.
  • Resolve operational day-to-day problems referred from other functions of the business, ensuring an efficient and high-quality service when providing procedural advice, information, producing basic reports or providing comments on them.
  • Oversee and coordinate balance sheet reconciliation process in accordance with Group internal control guidance.
  • Maintain the chart of accounts in line with Group International Finance Reporting Standards and local statutory requirements.
  • Monitor, assess and evaluate finance business processes in collaboration with local Controller to identify opportunities for improvement.


  • CA/CPA qualified
  • Advanced Excel skills with ability to analyse large sets of data
  • Prior SAP experience is a plus

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Better work, better life

Adecco specialises in the recruitment of junior to mid level roles for office and industry. Working with some of the most exciting companies in the UK, our teams specialise in four key industry sectors and cater for all job levels within those sectors:

  • IT and telecoms
  • Sales and retail
  • Finance and insurance
  • Office, admin support and secretarial

Work for Adecco

As the world leader in HR solutions, Adecco is always looking for talented people to join our team. Be it in sales, management or administration, all of our positions hold excellent career opportunities.

As an Adecco employee, you’ll work in a dynamic environment where hard work is rewarded and career development is a priority. And, as part of the world's largest recruitment provider Adecco Group, the option to work abroad is ever present.

Adecco has a strong reputation for supplying multi-lingual candidates; so if you are fluent in more than just your mother tongue, we can find the right opportunity to suit your skill.

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