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Group Accountant

  • Location: Ashby-de-la-Zouch
  • Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 30 days ago

  • Sector: Finance, Qualified Finance
  • Contact: Qualified Perm
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: Immediate
  • Expiry Date: 23 January 2022
  • Job Ref: AP211242PA_1640347639

Sharp Consultancy are currently working in partnership with a well-known market leading specialist based in the Leicestershire area who are looking for an Accountant to join the Group's financial reporting process with a clear career path towards a leadership/management role within 12 months.

Our client is a specialist within a strong sector of Industry and their investment into R&D and ground-breaking processes has positioned them at the front of their market both within the local and international marketplace.

You will be reporting directly into the Group FD who will not only lead but also mentor your progression as you initially join to support the technical and reporting activities for the business but with a clear directive to take ownership of and then lead the Group Financial reporting function, as the business continues to grow at a rapid rate, in particular within finance.

As well as working closely with the Group FD you will also be exposed to board directors and senior stakeholders as you look to grow within the wider business.

You must be a qualified accountant or at the least close to qualifying.

This is a development role and could suit either a first-time mover from within the profession or an Industry trained individual looking to be developed.

Any experience of VAT, projects and process improvements would be beneficial although not essential and as well as offering an excellent package with very strong benefits, the client can also offer an outstanding business setting in a state-of-the-art office with fully flexible working and a range of support settings.

If you are interested in the above vacancy, or alternatively are only tentatively looking please do not hesitate to contact me completely confidentially in the first instance.

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 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.