Group Financial Accountant

Recruiter
Elevation Recruitment
Location
Chesterfield
Posted
27 Nov 2018
Closes
10 Dec 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Elevation Recruitment Group are proud to be recruiting on an exclusive basis for a well established and successful wholesale and distribution group as they look to bring on an experienced Group Financial Accountant for their head office site in Chesterfield. Reporting to the Finance Manager, you will be responsible for the accurate and timely delivery of financial and management information, providing technical advice to the Reporting Team and wider business. In addition there will be Internal and External Audit support, and the calculation and reporting of indirect taxes, National Statistics surveys and ad hoc information requests. Duties & Responsibilities: - Ensure management information and associated reporting are accurate and delivered on time - Provide Finance Manager with weekly updates and priorities - Manage indirect taxes reporting timelines and submissions - Ensure compliance with relevant SOX requirements - Review work of the Assistant Accountant - Lead on the reconciliation of key/complex Balance Sheet control accounts - Contribute to ongoing process improvements - Provide support in a variety of different projects - Ensure Internal and External audit requests / issues are resolved on a timely basis Applicants should possess the following skills and attributes in order to be considered for this role:- - ACA/ACCA/CIMA Qualified - 2-3 years accounting experience either witin practice or industry - Strong technical accounting skills - Advanced Excel - Strong communication skills - Knowledge of SOX would be highly desirable although not essential This is an excellent opportunity that would suit a candidate who is looking to move from Practice into Industry or for someone looking to develop their skills who already works within industry. You will be given both the support and direction in order to be successful in this role it will provide genuine opportunities for progression in the future. If you would like to be considered for this role please apply today, or contact me for further information.