Financial Accountant/Practice First Mover Leeds

Sharp Consultancy
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A reputable retailer based in Leeds are currently recruiting for a financial accountant, this will suit a recently qualified accountant looking to make a move from practice, into industry.

The main purpose of the role is preparation of the statutory accounts, reporting in directly to the Head of Finance.

Duties will include:
*Preparation of statutory accounts
*Budgeting & Forecasting
*Preparing & submitting tax returns
*Monitoring accuracy & compliance
*Reviewing pricing and profitability
*Managing cash flow
*Managing & developing the finance team

Ideally you will be an ACA/ACCA recently qualified practice first-mover. A keen eye for detail and ability to work under pressure will be required. Strong systems & process skills are also essential.

A solid background in accounts including good knowledge of statutory accounts preparation is a minimum requirement as well as excellent IT Skills including in-depth knowledge of Microsoft Excel.

This is a really exciting opportunity for ACCA/ACA qualified accountant with an enthusiasm to learn & develop. A competitive salary is on offer along with an excellent package.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 20 years experience we pride ourselves on sourcing excellent finance professionals across all divisions of an accounts function, from finance administrators through to senior Finance Director appointments. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV to the e-mail address stated, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within seven days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.