European Accountant

Expiring today

Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

European Accountant

An exciting opportunity exists for an ambitious Qualified Accountant to join the finance team within a rejuvenated North East based, consumer focused manufacturing business positioned for growth & continued investment.

The main purpose of this role, within what is a well developed & high performing finance team, is to provide accurate & timely financial information to the wider business to support the overall decision making process.

Specifically this means ensuring the effective control & management of all accounting functions including the MI reporting, budgets & forecasts, legal & tax affairs for a number of international legal entities.

Key Responsibilities

  • Support Financial Controller, Operations Controller & Group CFO as required
  • Oversee & support periodic forecasting & planning processes
  • Take ownership & control of P&L and Balance Sheet reporting for assigned entities
  • Promote effective business partnering via close monitoring of financial performance
  • Ensure maintenance of robust financial controls including balance sheet reviews.
  • Play a key role in ongoing IT / system enhancements including company wide ERP platform
  • Ensure global shared service parameters correctly applied

Person Specification

  • Qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA
  • Extensive technical experience including preparation and audit of financial statements
  • Experience of tax accounting would be an advantage.
  • Self starter- resilient with an ability to challenge.
  • Proficiency in a European language would be desirable but not essential

Potential for continued career & earnings development alongside further opportunities for progression within the wider finance function.

Salary between £40,000 and £45,000 plus performance related bonus

If you are interested in applying for the role please send a copy of your CV with a brief covering letter outlining your current salary / package and notice period to Melissa Maughan.