Group Financial Accountant

Recruiter
Sewell Wallis Ltd
Location
Leeds
Salary
£42000 - £46000/annum
Posted
11 Jul 2017
Closes
10 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Sewell Wallis are currently recruiting for a Senior Financial Accountant to join a leading business based in Leeds. The business has enjoyed the backing of a major industry player and been highly acquisitive in the past 2/3 years. Following this considered period of M&A activity the business is now consolidating and putting the emphasis back onto organic growth.

Whilst the role will have a financial reporting element they are focussed on an accurate and swift month end close and would encourage the finance function to be adding value in the wider business at all times.

This role shall therefor offer fantastic project opportunities looking at systems, processes and the full integration of separate entities. As such you will have day to day exposure to the highly impressive CFO and other senior stakeholders.

Month end duties will include:

*Preparation of month end
*Preparation of IFRS statutory accounts for active and dormant entities
*Bank reconciliations
*Forex work
*Fixed asset accounting
*Intercompany reconciliations
*Variance analysis
*EC sales and VAT
*Corporate tax analysis

This role would suit either an ACA/ACCA first time mover, or a qualified candidate that has been in industry and can demonstrate a quality background in the above duties. You will need to be bright, friendly and committed, with this office offering a real team feel.

This role is a fantastic move for an ambitious individual who is seeking a well rounded position in a business that is really going places. You will be challenged and rewarded with the carrot of an FC role very much a realistic proposition for the successful candidate over the coming 18 months.

Sewell Wallis acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers