Financial Accountant

Sharp Consultancy
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
We have an opening for a Financial Accountant at a global clothing brand based in Leeds city centre. The position has been newly created through yet another year of growth and expansion and offers the successful applicant a chance to work in a market leading organisation.

This position will give you exposure to the upper company workings and ability to have a commercial input to the company future. The company is keen to employ ambitious accountants looking to progress in their careers and offer full career opportunities with progression available for the right candidates.

You will be reporting directly to the financial controller and duties will include the following:
*Prep and posting of accounting entries for payroll, accruals, prepayments, intercompany recharges, and other GL journal types
*Assist in preparation of tax returns and compliance activities
*Month end processes:
*Agreement of intercompany positions
*Reconciliation and confirmation of specific balance sheet accounts
*Completion and submission of BOSS pack per group deadlines for the assigned entities/segments
*Completion of half year and year end additional financial information
*Preparation of analyses and support for internal and external audit requirements, liaising with the auditors and colleagues across the business as required
*Responding to ad hoc queries, and analysis as required, prioritising work effectively to ensure that these queries are responded to on a timely basis
*Ensuring compliance with the Group Policies, including operating of internal controls over financial reporting
*Participation in the migration of accounting processes to BBS and support migration of other functions (e.g. PTP, OTC, Procurement, Customer Services, HR).
*Role may require work on some weekend/public holidays during half year and year end periods

This opportunity is ideal for those looking to work in a large company with a fast paced environment. Ideally you will be either a CIMA, ACA or ACCA accountant with experience in a similar company. Those with part qualifications or relevant experience are also welcome to apply and will also be considered.

The successful applicant will receive market leading pay, 30 days annual leave per year, free parking and pension scheme.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 25 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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