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Financial Accountant

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  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £50000 - £55000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Emma Dugdale

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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  • Consultant:

    Emma Dugdale

Sewell Wallis are currently working with a global business in Leeds who are looking to recruit a Financial Accountant into their UK Head Office.

You will be a qualified Accountant with Industry experience and reporting into the Director of Finance, your responsibilities will include:-

Preparing monthly financial accounts within agreed deadlines
Budgeting and monthly forecasting
Ensuring accurate monthly reporting
Taking ownership of the balance sheet for the relevant entities, including overseas teams
Preparing complex journals
Financial analysis
Preparing quarterly audit reviews
Working closely with Finance Business Partners and Head of FP&A to ensure financial information is prepared accurately
Working with the wider finance teams in the UK and overseas
Supporting key projects that drive strategic change
Managing a small team


Fully qualified Accountant, ideally ACA/ACCA/CIMA
Solid reporting skills
Excellent communication skills

This role is based in Leeds, however they are offering hybrid working where you may only be expected to be office based 1-2 days per week.

For further details please contact Emma Dugdale or Lucy Regan.

To apply please send your CV, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications please accept that if we have not responded to your application within seven days, your application has not been successful.

Sewell Wallis is a specialist recruitment company with a vast amount of experience in our industry we offer permanent, temporary and interim recruitment support for accounting and finance, human resources and business support positions. We recruit at all levels within finance from Purchase Ledger Administrator and Credit Controller level through to Financial Controller and Director positions. With offices in Sheffield and Leeds, we are well situated to cover all of South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire and Manchester. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy and finance jobs and human resources or business support positions.