Financial Accountant

Accounting/Finance Braunton, North Devon


Perrigo Company is dedicated to making lives better by bringing high quality and affordable self-care products that consumers trust everywhere they are sold.  Help us do it.

Varied role is currently available for the right candidate but will include:

  • Producing monthly journals as part of a month end timetable
  • Performing various month end tasks including reviewing the figures with local management and submitting the figures to group within the required deadlines
  • To undertake monthly Balance Sheet reconciliations in order to verify accounting accuracy and completeness.
  • Supporting budget holders with cost centre review and forecasting
  • Coordinating with the GL team and budget holders to efficiently respond to queries particularly on opex and coding.
  • To ensure SOX compliance and ensure internal controls are maintained at all times within the job holder's department.
  • Assist with annual statutory accounts preparation
  • Assist with corporation tax computations preparation
  • To undertake various other ad-hoc project work and assignments as required.
  • This role has the opportunity to grow as the candidate gains experience. This will include assisting management with various tasks, including cover and support of other team members.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  • Accounting qualifications ACA / ACCA / CIMA or equivalent with preferably 3+ years PQE
  • Previous experience producing monthly management accounts preferable
  • Previous experience of preparing VAT returns preferable
  • Strong networking / communication skills and ability to work with groups of people
  • Good Excel skills and experience of computer-based accounting systems

We are seeking a diverse applicant pool to ensure the diversity of our team reflects the end consumers we serve through our self-care mission. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer that celebrates our team’s differences. Individuals of all races, ethnicities, nationalities, ancestries, religious creeds, sexual orientations, genders, gender identities and gender expressions, national origins, ages, mental and physical abilities, familial status,’ veterans status’, military status’ and more are encouraged to apply. TOGETHER, we make lives better.