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Financial Accountant

  • Location: Sheffield
  • Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible and Hybrid working
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 26 days ago

  • Sector: Finance, Qualified Finance
  • Contact: Qualified Perm
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: TBC
  • Expiry Date: 23 May 2024
  • Job Ref: JCU220424_1713874153

We are thrilled to be working on an exclusive new recruitment assignment designed for a Financial Accountant. This is a rare opportunity for a candidate looking to make their first move from practice to expand their knowledge within a global service business whilst working towards / following the recent completion of their professional qualification.

The role of Financial Accountant has been newly created due to continued growth and will support the main division of the business with some indirect exposure across the wider subsidiaries. Reporting into the Financial Controller, the role will predominantly include the full production of UK P+L statements, preparation of forecasts as well as assisting with the development of current reporting processes.

Duties will include:
* Prepare the monthly P&L for all UK businesses
* Preparation of accurate and timely financial statements, including balance sheets and income statements
* Preparation of the weekly sales forecast to allow for business planning
* Assist with maintaining internal controls to safeguard company assets and ensure compliance with applicable laws and regulations
* Assist with developing and implementing financial policies and procedures to mitigate risks and enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of financial operations
* Assist with developing financial systems, tools, and technologies to enhance financial reporting, analysis, and process efficiencies
* Assist with internal and external auditors to facilitate financial audits and ensure compliance with audit requirements
* Assist in supporting the day-to-day financial operations of the business
* Review and submit the VAT return in an accurate and timely manner

Person Specification:
* ACA / ACCA / CIMA Part-Qualified or Qualified (required)

For further information or a private and confidential conversation either for this specific opportunity or your personal job search please contact Emma Berry or Jack Curtis on 0114 261 1700 or 07496 364678.
Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. 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 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.

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.