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Group Financial Accountant

  • Location: Dewsbury
  • Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Hybrid Working
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 year ago

  • Sector: Finance, Qualified Finance
  • Contact: Leeds Qualified
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 04 September 2022
  • Job Ref: WPL38272_1659712903
Hugely successful, international, Manufacturing business based in Dewsbury currently require a Group Financial Accountant to join their expanding UK division. Working in a newly created role due to rapid company expansion you will be involved in a variety of duties.

You will take a senior position within the team producing monthly financial reports including profit and loss accounts as well as cash flow forecasts and budget report analysis, alongside presenting financial information to senior stakeholders of the business. Supporting and delivering timely, accurate and compliant third-party stakeholder plc external reporting, including Environment, Social and Governance disclosures, Task Force on Climate Related Financial Disclosures, insurance compliance, bank covenants and facilities compliance, pensions covenants compliance.

Reporting Directly into the Finance Controller you will be responsible for:

*Consolidation of weekly short term cash flow forecasts
*Give Treasury updates (daily UK bank balances updates)
*Produce monthly debtor and sales, reporting to credit insurer
*Produce site financial control and balance sheet reviews
*Regular reviews od group finance manual and update to ensure IFRS compliant
*Internal Audit and Controls review
*Support Group Statutory Accounts processes, including subsidiary accounts & tax accounts support
*Support Finance team in other development projects, e.g. Enterprise Resource Planning finance migration and development of new consolidation, analysis and reporting tools.
*Lead the preparation of Statutory Accounts for all UK entities and liaison with auditors to ensure complete in line with deadlines
*Leading major finance projects whilst liaising with both the Finance Controller and the Finance Director to ensure an appropriate and consistent approach to new and existing financial standards are met.

Ideally you will be able to demonstrate the below experience:

*ACCA/ACA/CIMA qualified with previous strong experiences within relatable finance position/s.
*Keen to develop your career towards Financial Controller
*Ability to adapt and pick up projects on an ad hoc basis.

This is a huge opportunity ideally for anyone looking to take their next step in their career and join a supportive business to accelerate their career in the direction of Finance 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.