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Group Deputy Head of Finance

  • Location: Harrogate
  • Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car allowance, Pension, Health Care
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Finance, Qualified Finance
  • Contact: Leeds Qualified
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 24 September 2022
  • Job Ref: JC38331_1661443231
International market leading consultant/advisory business based in Harrogate have an exciting opportunity to join their business as Group Finance Manager. This incredibly successful business has increased probability year or year and is now continuing that growth further through a combination of natural organic development as well as targeted acquisitions.

Reporting directly to the Group Finance Director your responsibilities will include:

*Oversight and control of the group monthly board pack.
*Develop and add meaningful insight and commentary to key KPI's and management information.
*Liaise with stake holders at director level advising and driving performance improvement.
*Oversee weekly forecasting process for revenue/EBITDA.
*Mentoring and developing your team assigning duties in line with your own assessments of skills sets and development potential.
*Full and timely preparation of Bank Reporting and Covenant Calculations.
*Ensure monthly group reporting procedures and deadlines are met and achieved to a high standard.
*Develop and implement accounting processes and controls.
*Production of statutory accounts for all group entities.
*Support and advise on potential new acquisitions playing a pivotal role throughout from initial approaches through to integration.

Ideally you will be able to demonstrate the below experience:

*CIMA/ACCA/ACA qualified.
*Previous experience within a senior Accounts position, previous exposure to group accounting would be advantageous although not essential.
*Knowledge of service sector/advisory businesses.
*Ability to be a proactive leader and problem solver.

*£55-£65k DOE experience and background.
*Flexible/Hybrid working.
*25 days holiday.
*Free onsite parking.
*Company pension + profit share bonus.

This role would be an excellent opportunity for a career minded, technically strong ACCA/CIMA/ACA accountant who is looking to gain wider commercial knowledge within an acquisitive group function.

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.