Senior Group Accountant

£65000 - £70000/annum car
19 Jul 2017
18 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Group Financial Accountant


£65-70K + car

Exceptional opportunity for Qualified professional to join market leading PLC

About Capita

We are the UK's leading provider of business process management and integrated professional support service solutions, with 68,000 staff across the UK, Europe, South Africa and India.

About the role

As part of the Financial Accounts team, the Senior Group Financial Accountant is responsible for the delivery of Annual Report and Interim financial statements, subsidiary accounts, Board Report, various strategic model scenarios and Group Finance projects.

Duties include:-


assist in group financial reporting

maintain and develop financial strategic forecast model

prepare going concern, distributable reserves, bank covenant papers to audit committee

assist financial system development

develop financial analysis tools

other ad hic projects arising through finance transformation project

This would ideally suit an ACA qualified accountant with solid post-qualification experience gained within a large & complex business. Strong group consolidations experience is essential plus commercial acumen and an ability to understand and solve underlying issues . Confidence & credibility in dealing with senior level stakeholders is also important.

Your experience will include:


Qualified ACA, solid post-qualification experience

Industry experience in a corporate environment

Prior Group Accounting and Consolidation experience required

Prior experience of HFM and SAP strongly beneficial

Experience of working in a fast paced environment and ability to prioritise a changing workload and use initiative

Exceptional communication skills with the ability to present complex financial information

What's in it for you?

At Capita, training and development aren't optional extras: they're how we do our job. We will motivate you to perform at your peak, recognising your achievements and rewarding them appropriately. As well as a generous basic salary we also give you 23 day's holiday, car allowance, discretionary bonus, company pension scheme and access to voluntary benefit options including; child care vouchers, share save scheme, life assurance, holiday buy and many more designed to suit your own personal lifestyle.

What we hope you will do next

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