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Commercial Accountant

  • Location: Leeds
  • Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car allowance, Pension, Health Care
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 year ago

  • Sector: Finance, Qualified Finance
  • Contact: Leeds Qualified
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 03 February 2023
  • Job Ref: JC35589_1672850431

UK wide specialist precision engineering business based in Leeds currently require a senior commercial accountant to join their rapidly expanding finance team. Working in a newly created role and reporting directly to the group finance director, you will have the opportunity to take on an exciting position that blends accounts production with commercial input that will impact and drive the wider business.

Working in the UK division with some insight into the European and US divisions your duties will include:

· Production of the monthly management accounts involved with forecasts and regular reviews of WIP providing meaningful commentary to both finance and none finance divisions.
· Assist with the preparation and review of key reports that will provide essential narrative to the operational business.
· Overview balance sheets and supporting schedules.
· Business partner with senior stake holders across the group driving commercial decisions to ensure the business remains within their ambitious growth targets.
As your experience grows you will have the opportunity to mentor and manage a team as well as take a lead role supporting the finance director in future acquisitions.

Ideally you will be:

· CIMA/ACCA/ACA qualified.
· Able to demonstrate strong technical accounting or management accounts experience with a proven track record of adding commercial value beyond accounts production.
· An ambitious, career focused individual who wants to develop their career rapidly towards financial controller and beyond.

Package includes:

· Salary of £45-£55k DOE.
· Car allowance.
· Hybrid working (1/2 days in the office currently)
· Free parking.
· 25 days holiday

This role gives any career minded ACCA/ACA/CIMA qualified accountant the chance to fast track their development within one of the regions premier employers.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 25 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.