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Group Financial Accountant

  • Location: York
  • Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health Care, Parking
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Finance, Qualified Finance
  • Contact: Leeds Qualified
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 01 December 2021
  • Job Ref: JC36700_1635777116

International supplier to the retail market based in York currently requires an ACCA/ACA/CIMA qualified Group Financial Accountant to join their accounts function. The business has seen a huge increase in demand in the last 18 months, mainly supported by their online presence. As such this role has been created to support their continued development. Reporting directly to the Group Financial Controller, you will take a lead role in the culmination of the organisations group accounting procedures. Your duties will include:

*Full preparation of the company accounts for the group assisting Group Financial Controller with board pack presentation.
*Advise and support planned acquisitions liaising with all parties to evaluate the viability of the purchase.
*Provide continued support to any business integrations ensuring a smooth finance transition.
*Maintain the group consolidation model on a monthly basis.
*First line of assistance across senior stake holders within the organisation.
*Assist in the preparation of Group Statutory Accounts under IFRS.
*Implement processes and procedures to deliver key financial information within agreed timescales.
*Liaise with auditors.
*Provision of daily, weekly, and monthly management information.
*Continually seek to challenge and support both finance and non-finance areas ensuring ambitious growth targets and revenues are achieved.

Ideally you will be:
*CIMA/ACCA/ACA Qualified.
*Experienced within Financial Accounting (practice or industry), Financial reporting, and statutory accounts production.
*Career minded, looking to join a business that has a proven track record of internal development.
*From a practice/financial accounting background.

Exceptional overall package combined with the chance to join a developing and growing business makes this an ideal role for any career minded CIMA/ACCA/ACA Financial Accountant/Management Accountant/Finance Manager looking to take their first steps towards Financial Controller.

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.