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Financial Planning & Analysis Accountant

  • Location: Halifax
  • Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Study Support, Pension
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 2 months ago

Growing international transport and distribution business based in the Halifax area requires a CIMA/ACCA qualified Accountant to join their expanding accounts function in a newly created role. You will be directly responsible for the production of weekly and monthly reports and analysis to help drive positive commercial decisions. While working closely with the senior management team you will assist with budget management and cash flow reporting and be a key point of contact for several internal stakeholders.
Your duties will include but not limited to:
*Produce reporting packs for senior management team, including financial, operational and KPI reporting.
*Budgeting and cash flow forecasting.
*Business partner with different managers across the corporate functions to identify revenue and cost areas.
*Developed, maintain and continuously improve processes.
*Manage and coach a finance analyst.
*Ensure the continual review and improvement of procedures and key controls.
*Assist with ad hoc projects and reporting.

Ideally you will be able to demonstrate the following experience:

*Hold an accounting qualification (ACA/ACCA/CIMA).
*Experience in a management accountant or finance analyst position.
*Commercial experience and knowledge.
*Advanced Excel skills including the use of pivot tables and vlookups.
*Have excellent communication skills both verbally and written.
*Analytical skills and high attention to detail.

This is an excellent opportunity for a career minded ACCA/CIMA/ACA qualified or part qualified Accountant who is looking to join a business that will offer career development opportunities and a great benefits package.
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.