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General Accountant

£45,000 Per Annum
Fixed Term

Rutherford Briant are recruiting for a General Accountant based in Ipswich on a 12 month FTC.  As the General Accountant you will be ensuring that the accounting record are maintained. This is a great opportunity to gain exposure with senior stakeholders within the business as well as the wider finance function.


  • Assist in the production of monthly and quarterly reporting packs
  • Analysing the balance sheets and full Profit and Loss Account
  • Assist in the production of annual and quarterly reporting
  • Assist in the accounting for the Non-Life investment and property portfolios and taxation under various GAAPs.
  • Assist in the preparation of annual statutory financial statements
  • Provide financial analysis and explanatory commentary of actual result performance against prior year, plans, and forecasts monthly.
  • Assist in the production of the forecast and budget process for the investment return.
  • Produce ad hoc financial information, interpretation, analysis and support to customers, thereby enabling an improved understanding of the information provided.
  • Liaise with auditors to assist in external audits.
  • Identify and implement improvements to production processes


The ideal candidate will hold a degree and/or a relevant professional qualification (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) and have previous experience within the financial services industry.

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