Group Financial Accountant

Recruiter
Elevation Recruitment Group
Location
Sheffield, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
10 Jun 2019
Closes
29 Jun 2019
Ref
1167995351
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Elevation Recruitment Group are working in exclusive partnership with a leading retail and distribution business in Sheffield as they look to recruit an ambitious and driven Group Financial Accountant for their Head office location.

The purpose of this role is to provide effective financial support to the group whilst also dealing with compliance and driving continuous improvement to promote best practice.

Duties & Responsibilities will include: -

• Support the finance function through monthly group reporting requirements and consolidation process

• Contribute to the delivery of a high quality, accurate and insightful global & regional commentary

• Support the preparation of statutory results and year-end process including preparing notes and leading the auditors through these sections

• Support the completion of the year-end statutory pack

• Support the development of the Group Financial Reporting Systems

• Provide ad-hoc guidance on accounting queries from the regional teams

• Assist with the group operating cash flow and capex forecasting and budgeting process

• Monitor and review intercompany mismatch and support company-wide adherence policies

To be considered for this role, the successful candidate will possess the following skills and attributes: -

• ACA or ACCA qualified

• Extensive experience within financial accounts, Practice background would be desirable although not essential

• Excellent communication and interacting skills, both verbally and written

• Have problem-solving ability, analytical and numeracy skills

• Experience of working within a target driven and complex organisation

• Ability to make appropriate decisions, priorities and good attention to detail

• Ability to build strong and influential working relationships

• Knowledge of Continuous Improvement Methodologies

They are an employer of choice in the region and can offer a wealth of opportunities for career development along with a variety of rewarding and challenging roles.

If you meet the criteria for this role, and are interested in being put forward please do not hesitate to apply or contact me to discuss.

Elevation Accountancy & Finance focuses on the recruitment of talented Accountancy and Finance professionals across all levels, from entry level trainees through to post qualified accountants

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