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Financial Accountant

  • Location: Chesterfield
  • Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Free Parking
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Finance, Qualified Finance
  • Contact: Qualified Perm
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: negotiable
  • Expiry Date: 29 November 2020
  • Job Ref: BG35943_1604071973

An established and growing organization are currently looking for a recently qualified Financial Accountant to join their ranks in a varied and challenging role. Joining a team of likeminded and high energy people, this would be a great first move into industry with plenty of opportunity for personal and professional growth.

You will be responsible for performing assurance activities across a range of financial processes and controls, both internal and within third party organisations. There will be work to do within central finance and plenty of involvement in internal and external projects.

Your Key Duties will include:
*Perform assurance activities, including process walkthroughs and financial controls testing, over key stakeholders.
*Work closely with Internal Audit colleagues in relation to third party assurance, with an opportunity to support IT General Controls testing and data analysis
*Perform internal financial controls testing over financial accounting processes.
*Report and present findings on assurance activities to key stakeholders and senior personnel
*Assist with projects to support the Financial Reporting Controls environment, such as implementing new controls self-assessment software
*Assist the wider Central Finance team with ad hoc analysis, problem solving and reconciliations

You must have the desire to progress your career and challenge those above you in the organisation. There will be plenty of opportunities to work across different roles and divisions as well as the opportunity to progress up the organisation.
A fantastic benefits package is on offer as well as a favourable work life balance (pre and post Covid), flexibility in working hours and a generous package. The role would suit a hardworking and personable Qualified Accountant with a diligent outlook, looking to take a Senior level role in a welcoming and forward thinking organisation.

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.