Financial Accountant - Managerial Exposure

Elevation Recruitment Group
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Elevation Senior Finance are currently looking to recruit a Financial Accountant on behalf of a major organisation in Selby

You will be responsible for producing monthly primary financial statements including P&L, balance sheet, cash flow and related board report sections in line with Group and accounting standards, you will manage the financial internal control environment and prepare budgets & forecast for the primary financial statements and fixed costs. You will also be responsible for managing and developing a team of three.

Key Responsibilities will include:
-Reconcile the trial balance and post journals where necessary to ensure the month end reports are in line with accounting standard
-Produce primary financial statements, using the agreed template, to submit to Group within agreed timeframe
-Prepare the month end commentary for the balance sheet, cash flow and fixed costs for inclusion in the relevant report
-Produce balance sheet, cash flow and fixed cost forecasts for inclusion in the site submission
-Monitor the established internal financial control environment to ensure that current standards are maintained
-Produce fixed cost overhead analysis and supporting commentary to provide insight on key trends and propose corrective actions
-Monitor capital spend against budget / forecast to ensure spend is within agreed limits and exceptions are escalated
-Maintain the Fixed Assets register ensuring all items are clearly identified, allocated to relevant projects and reconciled to the trial balance
-Manage, lead and develop the Assistant Accountant to ensure business processes are followed
Key person attributes:

-Qualified or finalist (ACA, ACCA, CIMA, CPA) or QBE
-Finance system management and internal control
-Leading a team / managing people
-Knowledge of accounting standards
-Basic knowledge of corporation tax
-Strong communication skills - finance and non-finance

Elevation Accountancy & Finance is a specialist division of Elevation Recruitment Group focusing on the recruitment of talented Accountancy & Finance professionals across all levels, from Ledger Clerks through to Financial Directors. If you match the specified criteria and are interested in discussing the position in more detail, we would love to hear from you.

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