Financial Accountant

Gleeson Recruitment Group
£40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
07 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Financial Accountant**

This exciting organisation based in Burton Upon Trent are looking to recruit a well rounded and experienced Financial Accountant.

This role will ideally suit somebody who is qualified (ACCA/CIMA/ACA) with a background in either practice looking for a move into industry or someone already working within industry looking for a new challenge.

Financial Accountant Duties

  • Preparation of management accounts to a high standard and to an agreed timetable.
  • Preparation of consolidated group management accounts pack.
  • Preparation of additional packs for head office.
  • Preparation of statutory accounts together with being part of the key team corresponding with auditors and ensuring a smooth audit.
  • Reviewing current group finance systems and implementing new systems.
  • Provide financial and analytical support to the board of directors.
  • Deputise for the group financial controller as required.
  • Adhoc assistance where required for head of treasury and financial planning.
  • Assistance with group budgeting and forecasting exercises.
  • Non-finance tasks including assisting with property leases, insurance etc

Skills and Experience

  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA Qualified
  • Practice experience or strong technical industry experience
  • Stakeholder management
  • Ability to communicate at all levels
  • Strong Excel skills
  • US Gaap experience (desirable)

The Candidate:

As the successful candidate you will be a qualified accountant currently working in practice or industry, you will be strong technically with the ability to communicate with stakeholders and look at things through a commercial lense.

The Benefits:

You will be joining an established but expanding team within a growing business which will provide numerous opportunities for progression and for you to build your experience. You will receive a very competitive salary which will be regularly reviewed and will be part of a hard working but friendly team.

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