Group Financial Accountant

Recruiter
Michael Page Finance
Location
Derbyshire, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
07 Nov 2019
Closes
13 Nov 2019
Ref
1315608989
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This Group Financial Accountant role is made for an IFRS lover: a UK-GAAP wiz!

A broad, technical, senior Accountancy role in a public sector organisation in Derbyshire

Client Details

Currently partnering with a public sector organisation in the Derbyshire area who is looking to appoint a Group Financial Accountant to oversee the entire Financial Accounts function. This role is made for an IFRS lover: a UK-GAAP wiz!

Description
  • Produce the company accounts
  • Produce the company board reports
  • Subsidiary Capital plans
  • Forecasting and cashflow
  • Manage the Financial and Management accounts function
  • AP/AR/Treasury
  • Preparation of Group consolidated interim and full year financial results
  • Preparation of statutory accounts for UK based business units
  • Support the transition to any new accounting requirements
  • Maintain the Group's Finance Policies and Procedures Manual
  • Act as contact for business units for technical accounting guidance
  • Liaise with the Group's external auditors Monitoring and analysing variances in group performance against budget, prior year and forecast
  • Accurate production of the monthly management accounts and reporting to tight deadlines.
  • Critique of existing financial models and the production of new improved financial models for monthly management accounts, cash flow and budget reporting.
  • Ad hoc project work

Profile

The Successful Applicant:
  • Will demonstrate professionalism, credibility and the attention to detail within a complex and changing organisation
  • Will deliver timely and accurate financial information, but also to react to Group and divisional changes and requirements.
  • Will have a strong technical background ideally from the Big 4 or Top 10 with a professional qualification (ACA, ACCA or CIMA)
  • Have financial accounting experience in another international group accounting function
  • Demonstrate detailed knowledge of IFRIC, IFRS. SORP, SSAP, IAS, UK GAAP etc.
  • Have great personal skills
  • Communicate with confidence and credibility at all levels

Job Offer

£50,000-£60,000 plus benefits

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