Financial Accountant Job at Sartorius Corporation in Royston

Job Description

Financial Accountant with strong experience in different areas of finance needed, partly CIMA or ACCA qualified. Based in Royston.

Our finance team in Royston has a great opportunity for a Financial Accountant. You will have significant responsibilities for internal controls, reporting and adhering to deadlines.

This position is based at our site in Royston.

About the position:
Ensuring corporate policies are adhered to and financial controls and processes are in place

Communicating best practice procedures of internal control, segregation of duties and risk management

Working with the Finance Controlling teams to ensure month end deadlines are met

Responsible for the Balance sheet reconciliations allowing timely review

Ensuring regulatory reporting deadlines and disclosures are met for VAT/TAX/Intrastat and Statutory accounts

Co-ordinating the annual external audit; continuously improving processes, controls and analytics

Liaising with corporate departments such as tax, accounting and treasury as and when required

Improving processes, controls and analytics within Finance and the wider business

About you:
Working towards Qualification (CIMA/ACCA)

Experienced in different areas of finance

Knowledgeable about current accounting rules

Experience in working with senior level stakeholders across different functions

Continuous improvement experience

Capable of meeting deadlines

Strong communication skills and ability to present technical subjects to non-finance managers at all levels of the organisation

Advanced level of IT literacy, particularly in ERP systems and Microsoft office

In order to commence working with us, the successful candidate will need the right to work in the UK.

Why work for us:
Genuine career development within a leading, progressive, international business

Supportive working environment

Competitive salary with a benefits package

About Sartorius:
Sartorius is a leading international partner of biopharmaceutical research and the industry. In fiscal year 2019, the company earned sales revenue of some 1.83 billion euros. At the end of 2019, more than 9,000 people were employed at the Group’s approximately 60 manufacturing and sales sites, serving customers around the globe. Sartorius is a dynamic organization suited to people who want to showcase skills, be recognized for expertise, while thriving in a vibrant and innovative environment.

We look for employees who would like to grow with us and move the innovative life sciences sector forward. In the process, we focus on agile project work, mutual support within teams and working as equals. Sartorius thrives as a company with people who give their very best every day and who are eager to develop personally and professionally.

Further insights into our world of work can be found here.

Reference Number


Job Begin

November 16, 2020

Employment Mode

Full time



Functional Area

Finance and Controlling




United Kingdom


Cambridge (UK)


United Kingdom


About Company

Company: Sartorius Corporation

Company Location:  Royston

Job Category: Engineering Jobs, Mechnical Jobs, Electrical Jobs

About Sartorius Corporation