Global Search Marketing Limited
11 Jan 2018
11 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Accountant – Full Time

Salary £45,000 to £55,000pa DOE

The Opportunity:

This is a great opportunity for a Qualified Accountant to join our experienced team at a rapidly growing organisation on target to double their turnover over the next 2 years. An ideal opportunity for someone ready to make their early mark, develop their own finance team and gain recognition for their efforts & performance working closely with the Board of Directors.

The Client:

The Company is an award-winning Marketing Agency based in Birmingham’s prestigious Colmore Row Business District, specialising in Paid Search & Natural Search Marketing for an international and domestic client base.

The Role:

The role will supersede the company’s current Accountant’s post whose employment closes shortly due to a change in personal circumstances. Initially the successful candidate will standalone working closely with the Directors and our third-party Accountancy Firm, with additional team members coming on-stream in due course as per the Company’s Business Plan. In addition, the role will also be responsible for the Financial Accounts of an associated New Company launching in March 2018, adding further interest to the role.

Therefore, the role is suited to someone who can operate in an autonomous manner, applying their broad experience base with confidence, whom is seeking to be pivotal in the Company’s decision making and performance. Responsibilities are varied and cover the full spectrum of financial activities with a significant degree of responsibility and ownership.

Ideal for first time or second time movers from practice who have been exposed to a wide variety of businesses or accountants who have experience at several organisations now seeking the opportunity for significantly greater responsibility to showcase themselves or simply looking for the next chapter of their career to develop and potentially lead the Finance Department in due course.

Qualified Accountant Package:

·£45,000pa to £55,000pa depending on experience


·25 days Holiday

The Location:

·Birmingham City Centre (B3 2QD)

·2 mins walk from Snow Hill Station

·7 mins walk from New Street Station

Minimum Requirements:

·CIMA/ACCA/ACA Qualified Accountant

·Minimum of 1-4 years post qualified experience

·Microsoft Excel proficient

The Responsibilities/Activities:

·Overall responsibility for the Finance function of the business

·Processing Sales Ledger

·Processing & monitoring the Cashbook, Debtors and Creditors ledger

·Improving & implementing Financial Controls in the business

·Processing Payroll

·Preparation of timely Monthly Management Accounts and Year End Accounts

·Preparation & submission of the VAT

·Reconciliation of Balance Sheet Control Accounts

·Preparation & monitoring of Forecasts and Budgets

·Preparation & monitoring of Business Plans

·Close interaction with Operational Account Mangers

·Preparing key Financial Data to contribute to business decision making

·Dealing with External stakeholders in an efficient & professional manner

·Any other Financial duties which arise within the business

(Company Accountant, Qualified Accountant, Newly Qualified Accountant, Finance Manager)

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