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Financial Accountant

  • Location: Bradford
  • Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Hybrid working, Pension
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 year ago

  • Sector: Finance, Qualified Finance
  • Contact: Leeds Qualified
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 12 April 2023
  • Job Ref: JPL38931_1678707339
A fantastic company require a Financial Accountant to expand their finance department. This is a great opportunity for an ambitious qualified CIMA/ACCA/ACA accountant with great year end accounts experience.

You will have a key role within a well-established finance function giving you opportunities to work with the wider organisation and provide leadership to the Finance Operations teams.

Key responsibilities:

* Manage the year end processes including audit and financial reporting. Work alongside auditors and regulatory bodies to ensure statutory and sector requirements are completed
* Responsible for ensuring the General Ledger is accurate, having full control of the balance sheet and control accounts
* Liaising with internal / external auditors as appropriate and ensuring that agreed recommendations are implemented
* Monitor cash-flow, investment and loans highlighting any risks and assisting the business in using their financial resources effectively
* Provide strong technical support allowing the development of the finance team to deliver operational finance responsibilities
* Implement improvements to reduce transaction costs, provide safe and secure electronic solutions, a high degree of control and integrity of record-keeping.

This is an exciting prospect for a qualified accountant to demonstrate their year-end and financial accounting capabilities within a senior appointment.

Ideally you will be qualified CIMA/ACCA/ACA and will have had exposure within financial and year-end accountants. Previous experience in the public sector would be beneficial but not essential.

Excellent opportunity for someone who is career minded looking to enhance their career within a great organisation with a fantastic support network.

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.