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Lead Accountant

  • Location

    Basingstoke, Hampshire, England

  • Salary

    Market related

  • Contract


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Lead Accountant

Location: Basingstoke

Salary: To be disclosed on application  

Our client is a well-established, globally recognised provider of secure products and digital solutions.

This is an exciting opportunity to join our client on a 6 month fixed term contract as a Lead Accountant.

The role and responsibilities of the Lead Accountant will include:

  • Drive process improvements to ensure that the financial close is completed on time each month
  • Develop the role of SAP super user and process champion in relation to the areas specific to the Site & Business Unit Accounting team.
  • Participating in performance development reviews and maintaining up to date records of all training and development activities
  • Perform controls relating to journal and balance sheet reconciliation's


The ideal Lead Accountant will be:

  • Qualified Accountant with minimum 2 years PQE
  • Have strong technical ability and a proven track record of implementing and adjusting processes
  • Experienced of multi-entry period end close, preferable on SAP
  • Have a great eye for detail and be able to work to deadlines
  • An excellent communicator and a team player


1-1 Recruitment is one of the leading recruitment agencies for jobs in Basingstoke for permanent, temporary and contract recruitment solutions. Due to the high volume of applications we are receiving, if you do not hear from a consultant within 5 days, unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. In the meantime please keep an eye on for any other potential vacancies.

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