Financial Accountant

Thorn Baker
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you a Finance Accountant from a manufacturing background ? I have a fantastic opportunity for a new permanent positions based in Doncaster.

Have you got the following experience and knowledge of Statutory accounts, corporation tax ? As you must be able to hit ground running

Experience in Payroll, general tax, audit corporate governance & controls ?


  • Group reporting, across the UK/Europe area including consolidated accounts.
  • To be technically up to date with IFRS & statutory reporting requirements. Preparation of the annual statutory accounts.
  • Liaison with professional advisor in UK, Germany, France.
  • Preparation of draft tax computations, deferred tax etc. for the UK area for the quarterly and annual accounts. Liaise with the auditors regarding any issues on these.
  • Oversee quarterly audit process and being the main point of contact for the auditors
  • Understanding of VAT issues and preparation of VAT and intrastate returns.
  • Summarise the quarterly reports for external lenders.
  • Liaise with external lenders on financing issues.
  • Assist with Corporate Governance issues. “Sarbanes- Oxley “ type reporting.
  • Prepare monthly management accounts for specified companies including site based in France.
  • Involvement in the budgeting process both at solo and consolidation level.
  • Oversee Divisional Accountant at Century remotely
  • Payroll Management – overseeing payroll clerk and review
  • Process improvement. Have the ability to develop with the role.
  • Ad hoc projects. Including investment appraisal, grants etc.

In addition the candidate will need to demonstrate:

  • Experience working in a manufacturing based company.
  • Able to speak French
  • Forex management including hedging
  • Management experience including mentoring

Essential: A qualified ACCA or ACA Accountant. Ability to develop the role and progress with the company.


The role will report directly to the UK & European Financial Controller.

Other key contacts will be:

UK and European CFO

UK & European MD

Group FD & Group CFO

Benefits Package

Salary up to £42,000 - £47,000 (Depending on experience)

Bonus (Average £500 annually)

Pension (5% employer contribution)

22 days holiday plus Statuary days – increasing incrementally in line with length of service to a maximum of 25 days.

For further information please contact Francesca at Thorn Baker on