An opportunity has arisen for a recently qualified, practice trained ACA to join the group finance function of one of the UK’s most innovative and high-growth retail brands. Reporting into a dynamic Head of Group Reporting, this is a hands on role primarily responsible for the preparation of consolidated group accounts, in addition to supporting tax and treasury teams where necessary.
Responsibilities will include but will not be limited to:
- Assist with the preparation of the financial statements for all Group Companies, including primary statements, and supporting notes;
- Be the technical point of contact on specific accounting areas and take end to end ownership of those areas, including some of Share Based Payments, Lease Accounting, Earnings per share, Derivatives;
- Be primary point of contact for external audit team, internal audit teams and consultants;
- Assist with the preparation of group accounting entries, including holding company accounting.
Candidates will, ideally, have trained in a Big 4 environment and will have had exposure to a portfolio of multi-site retail clients. They will have excellent knowledge of IFRS, including exposure to recent and upcoming accounting standard changes. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a business that is growing, both here in the UK and internationally and continuing to exceed expectations around market share. The culture within the organisation is excellent - they are collaborative, fast-paced and progression opportunities are plentiful for top performers.