Group Financial Accountant

Recruiter
Sharp Consultancy
Location
Leeds
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a highly successful organisation in a Group Financial Accountant capacity with exceptional career potential. The successful candidate will be joining an exceptionally high calibre finance team and an environment that offers exceptional opportunities for personal and career development.

Our client is an international operator in the professional services sector with an exceptional brand and a growing revenue stream. They are currently looking to recruit a Group Financial Accountant who will be responsible for the delivery of the group consolidated accounts production in line with UKGAAP and IFRS 101 standards, supporting the preparation of the statutory accounts, monthly journal reporting and other external reporting for shareholders etc. as required.

Other responsibilities will also include:
*Reconciliation of the balance sheet.
*Controls and procedures.
*Ad hoc project related finance reviews.

The ideal candidate will be an ACA, CIMA or ACCA qualified Accountant with in depth knowledge of accounting processes. We are looking for a high calibre candidate with excellent academic results and an existing track record as a proven performer in a successful business. Ideally you will have some experience in practice, possibly with a top 10 firm, developing the strong technical accounting skills you will need in this role. This would be a great opportunity for someone to make their move from professional practice to industry into a team that has already supported several first time movers.

Additionally you will need to be well presented with excellent communication skills. The ability to work as part of a team and deliver work to Director level is essential.

Any experience in a regulated business sector is very advantageous.



Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 20 years experience we pride ourselves on sourcing excellent finance professionals across all divisions of an accounts function, from finance administrators through to senior Finance Director appointments. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV to the e-mail address stated, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within seven days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.
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