Financial Accountant

Elevation Recruitment Group
14 Apr 2018
14 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Elevation Recruitment Group are currently working with a consistently growing manufacturing business as they look to recruit a technically hands on Financial Accountant to work from their modern site in Sutton-In-Ashfield.

Ideally you will be an ambitious newly-qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA) looking for a first move into industry from practice. As the Group Financial Accountant, the candidate will join an experienced Group Finance team of 4, soon to be 7 as they look to strengthen the team.

Reporting in to the Head of Financial Reporting, key duties and responsibilities will include:

*Half Year & Full Year Group financial accounts

oProduction of the financial consolidation for half year / year end reporting
oPreparation of financial statements and related disclosures
oCalculation of financial adjustments
oGoodwill impairment reviews
oMaintenance of books and records

*Statutory accounts
oPreparation of subsidiary statutory accounts
oFiling of dormant statutory accounts and annual statements
oMaintenance of books and records

oResponsible for the successful audit of the head office companies through provision of timely and accurate audit information
oKey point of liaison for the Group's auditors

*Technical accounting
oDrive implementation of major new accounting standards (IFRS 9, IFRS 16)
oAwareness and analysis of impact of forthcoming changes to accounting standards
oProvision of guidance on technical accounting issues to the wider business
oMaintenance of accounting policies and procedures manual

oAssist with timely filing of: VAT returns; Corporation Tax submissions; P11d and PSA returns
oAssist preparation of corporation tax charge estimate for Half Year and Full Year
oContinual development of processes underpinning tax calculations and filings
oResponsibility for the maintenance of books and records behind all tax filings
oOther ad hoc tax-related tasks

*Responsibility for various compliance reporting
oIntrastat, EC Sales, National Stats

The successful candidate will need to be able to demonstrate the following skills and experiences:

* ACCA or ACA Qualified
* Able to work to tight deadlines, delivering results in a timely manner
* Enthusiastic
* Naturally inquisitive
* Excellent attention to detail
* Strong communicator
* Ablilty to manage time effectively through careful planning and prioritisation of work
* Possess a good understanding of accounting standards

The Group Finance team is built around an ethos of collective responsibility and the Group Financial Accountant will be a true team player. You will build strong relationships with external advisors and internal stakeholders alike, and will be proactive in driving all audit and review processes.

If you feel you meet the above requirements, and are ready to make a positive career move with a fantastic company, please don't hesitate to contact Elevation Recruitment Group to apply or to find out more details.

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