Financial Accountant

Business | Marlow

Reports To:            Financial Controller

Salary:                    Competitive plus benefits

This is your opportunity to join Softcat as a Financial Accountant and play a key role in driving the success of our business.

Success. The Softcat way.

Softcat is a major UK success story in technology solutions. We’re a £1 billion + turnover business with offices nationwide and a sterling industry reputation. Our success is down to our people – and the platform we give them to prove their potential.

 Your Role

  • Learning and documenting how the business transacts through its various revenue streams
  • Drive the adoption of a control-based approach for future audits within the new accounting system
  • Manage improvements and recommendations made by both external and internal audit
  • Keep close to audit, regulation and industry developments
  • Work with the existing team to provide timely and accurate management accounts and financial statements
  • Own areas of the Company budget including costs and balance sheet forecasting
  • Ensure the business is prepared for the year end audit and be a key contact for the auditors
  • Working with the wider business (Sales/Purchasing/Credit Control/Accounts Payable/Credit assessment) to ensure processes and controls are correct and being applied appropriately

 What we need from you

  •  ACA/ACCA qualified from a top 10 firm
  • Good knowledge of IFRS and experience in controls-based audit approaches would be highly beneficial - Familiarity with Oracle NetSuite would be beneficial
  • A drive to succeed and progress
  • Professional and proactive approach
  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills


We offer a good salary and benefits package including a pension scheme, life assurance, healthcare cash plan and access to Perklife, our dedicated portal for all things perks and benefits at Softcat. It’s designed to give you the flexibility and choice to suit your lifestyle and needs - there really is something for everyone. So, whether it’s activity passes or technology discount vouchers you’re after, or you would prefer to buy extra holiday for yourself or add your partner or family to some of the benefits… it’s entirely up to you. We’ll even give you an extra day’s holiday on top of your usual entitlement on your birthday.

Apply now

To become part the success story, apply now!

Softcat is an inclusive company where you can enjoy the career you want, without changing the person you are. We’re welcoming to all and passionate about promoting greater diversity in the tech sector.