Financial Accountant - Berkshire or Warsaw, Poland
Premier Research helps highly innovative bio-pharmaceutical and medical device companies transform life-changing ideas into reality. We take on the most challenging areas of study, with a special focus on unmet needs in such areas as analgesia, CNS, rare diseases, medical device and diagnostics, and pediatric research.
We’re looking for a talented and energetic Financial Accountant to join our team in Warsaw! Working at Premier Research means being an individual - you will be recognised for what you do and you will truly have an impact. You will be working in a friendly environment with colleagues who are genuinely supportive regardless of location or seniority.
Premier Research is on an exciting journey - there is a true buzz throughout the company, so come and be part of it!
This position can be hired in either Warsaw, Poland or Wokingham, Berkshire UK and is office based.
Develops and maintains a good knowledge of the company’s finance processes and procedures and the accounting system relating to the required activities
Applies accounting knowledge and techniques to all areas of work, including the production of journals, reconciliations and variance analysis
Performs financial calculations to support financial transactions relating to cash, pre-payments, accruals, fixed assets, costs etc
Works with local accountants to ensure accuracy between local books and Costpoint
Supports to Finance Manager for central tasks when applicable
Participates in corporate initiatives and actions that ensure the continued success of the company
EDUCATION, SKILLS & COMPETENCIES:
The candidate should be studying towards a recognised professional accounting qualification (CIMA/ACCA) or QBE
Previous related experience ideally gained in a global setting
Fluent verbal and written English
Excellent team player, collaborative and able to build an effective team
Ability to multitask and work effectively in a fast-paced environment with changing priorities
Excellent organisational and time-management skills, able prioritise work to meet deadlines
Accountable, dependable and strong commitment
Is customer service focused in approach to work both internally and externally
Maintains a positive, results orientated work environment
This is a hands on role working in a growing company and would suit someone who is able to work on their own initiative