Financial Accountant

  • Location

    Chesterfield, Derbyshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £35000 - £45000 per annum + car, pension and bonus

  • Contact:

    Kayley Haythornthwaite

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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We are currently working in exclusive partnership with my Derbyshire based client, a £300m t/o group with sites spanning the UK. This is a long withstanding business who have continue to exceed sales targets year after year and hold an excellent reputation in their market.

Due to internal promotion the position of Group Accountant has become available and this business are now seeking to add additional talent to their well established team. The successful candidate will join a fantastic, stable team and offer an exceptional working environment alongside a healthy remuneration and benefits package. This is a great opportunity for someone seeking a business who can offer training into this well rounded role with further career prospects in the future.

Reporting to the Group Financial Controller, duties will include;

Production of monthly Management accounts
Internal auditing
Monthly group consolidation
Financial analysis
Preparation of P11Ds
Statutory reporting
Pension Scheme accounting
Preparation of VAT returns
Preparation of Corporation tax returns
Assisting with statutory accounts preparation
Systems development and support
Supporting 4 regional accounting centres
Overseeing and development of staff

They are seeking a candidate who is either making their first move from practice and looking to make a move into industry. Full training is to be offered in this role and it is envisaged that in the future this role will will continue to develop with Financial Controller responsibilities.

Candidates will:

Be ACA / ACCA qualified
Have experience in year end accounting and audit (ideally for similar sized businesses although this is not a pre-requisite)
Be a driver and comfortable making visits to their sites as and when required (although travel is not a big part of this role)
Have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and will be able to demonstrate strong business partnering skills
Have strong systems experience including as a minimum intermediate excel skills

For more information please contact Kayley Haythornthwaite

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