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Group Financial Accountant

  • Location: Leeds
  • Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, pension
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Finance, Qualified Finance
  • Contact: Leeds Qualified
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 15 June 2022
  • Job Ref: MIB37981_1652702485

Our Leeds based client is a rapidly expanding, international business, with an outstanding reputation and a recognised brand.

They are currently looking to recruit a Group Financial Accountant who will primarily be responsible for helping to deliver the Group's external financial reporting, investor relations and balance sheet strategy.

The role will be involved in a wide range of finance and accounting services for the Group including the annual statutory accounts, development of monthly reports, M&A activity, and systems.

The successful candidate, therefore, will need to be a fully ACA qualified Accountant with an exceptional track record to date in their finance career. You will need to possess a blend of technical competency and commercial finance with strong stakeholder engagement and communication skills.

You will need to be comfortable preparing and presenting reports and information at board level, being well presented and articulate. You will have excellent technical and statutory accounting experience and ideally qualified with one of the leading Chartered Accountancy practices.

Experience within the financial services sector and using IFRS 9 would be advantageous but is not essential.

Our client operates a hybrid working model with on average 2 days in the office and 3 days working from home.

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.