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Assistant Head of Commercial Accounting

  • Location: Thirsk
  • Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car allowance, Pension, Health care
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 19 days ago

  • Sector: Finance, Qualified Finance
  • Contact: Leeds Qualified
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 14 June 2023
  • Job Ref: JC39129_1684147888

Rapidly growing private equity backed group of companies based in Thirsk require CIMA/ACCA/ACA qualified accountant with a commercial bias to join their business to support the head of commercial accounting. Working in a newly created role you will have a strong technical background but will be expected to liaise with the wider areas of the business presenting and driving finance information in none finance areas. Initially your main duties will include:

* Business patterning at Director levels to ensure smooth and efficient accurate recording of accounts/capex spend across the group.
* Overview of cash flow forecasts liaising with Head of Corporate and Treasury.
* Forecasting Capex spend based on budget plans.
* Ownership of the fixed asset accounting providing support, advice and recommendations across all divisions ensuring the group remains within their own ambitious growth targets.
* Liaise with PE investors, banks and advisors when necessary, providing reports and narrative to help drive further investment decisions.
* Ensure smooth transition of future acquisitions taking a lead role in the initial consolidated accounting processes.

Package includes:
* Generous starting salary £60-£65k.
* Car/Car allowance.
* Hybrid working (Currently 2 days home, 3 office).
* Extended private medical insurance.
* Generous pension contribution.
* Performance related bonus.

Ideal role for anyone with the below experience/career aspirations:
* CIMA/ACCA/ACA qualified management accountant/financial accountant/commercial accountant/finance business partner.
* Previous experience of capex accounting, fixed asset ownership or group accounting would be advantageous although not essential.
* Career minded commercially focused accountant who understands the commercial benefits of strong and robust accounting procedures and can both demonstrate and drive those benefits within none finance areas with effective communication.
* PE experience would be desirable however not essential providing you can demonstrate strong career development to date.
* Desire to work in a fast-paced PE backed rapidly growing group.

Ideal opportunity for any experienced CIMA/ACCA/ACA accountant who would like to fast track their career and gain exposure to PE.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 30 years' experience we pride ourselves on sourcing excellent finance professionals across all divisions of an accounts function, from finance administrators through to senior Finance Director appointments. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV to the e-mail address stated, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within seven days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.