Assistant Financial Accountant

Location: Doncaster

Business: SARIA Ltd

Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits

Business:         Originally founded as Prosper De Mulder Limited in 1926; SARIA’s UK operations have a market-leading presence in a wide range of sectors associated with the food chain.

The Group’s companies manufacture quality products for use in human and animal foodstuffs, agriculture, aquaculture, and industrial applications. The company has a UK annual turnover approaching £280 million and employs around 1,000 people at 23 sites across the country. 

The Position 

Applications are invited for an Assistant Financial Accountant based at our Doncaster Site. This is a full time permanent position, working 40 hours per week. 

As an Assistant Financial Accountant your duties and responsibilities will vary based on the Company’s requirements but will include:

  • Assist in the preparation of statutory financial statements from management accounts and prepared audit file.
  • Undertake reviews of fixed asset notes and supporting workpapers.
  • To be involved in revaluation work and capital commitments work.
  • Provide support to the Head of Tax, Audit and Compliance with IRIS (Statutory Accounts) completion and IRIS uploading and consolidation.
  • Consolidation package completion for group reporting.
  • Internal audit Rethmann principles & UK GAAP.
  • Fixed asset function including audit and migration onto new system.
  • Provide support with capex control, the sale of properties and investment projects.
  • Intercompany reporting co-ordination.
  • Provide assistance with the completion of various tax returns and compliance matters.
  • Any other ad hoc duties/business development projects, as required. 

The Person    

  • The successful candidate will be qualified or studying towards CIMA or ACCA (the Company is willing to offer professional development/sponsorship).
  • Good standard of formal education, including GCSE Maths and English (Grade A* - C) or equivalent.
  • You will have a good knowledge of current accounting standards, and experience in the production of management accounts and published financial statements.
  • Good IT skills including Microsoft Office and Excel.
  • Previous experience with Navision Accounting System would be advantageous.
  • Previous experience of working within an Accountancy/Finance role/function, preferably some experience in a practice role.
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal.
  • Good decision making skills, assessing situations to determine the importance.
  • Ability to prioritise workload to ensure tasks are completed in a timely manner.
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Competitive Salary & Benefits package and willingness to offer professional development/sponsorship. 

Please apply in writing with your CV to HR Department, Ings Road, Doncaster, DN5 9TL or e mail 

* Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted due to the high volume of CV’s being received.

Closing Date – 5th July 2019

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