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Group Financial Accountant - First move from Practice

  • Location: North Yorkshire
  • Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, 25 days holiday, Parking,Other
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 14 days ago

  • Sector: Finance, Qualified Finance
  • Contact: Leeds Qualified
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 19 December 2020
  • Job Ref: JC36111_1605805090

Leading plc business in the York area currently require an experienced ACCA/ACA qualified Accountant to join their business in a very wide reaching Group Financial Accountant position.

Due to the companies continued growth fuelled by acquisition this newly created role will support both the group and head office functions. Reporting directly into the Group Financial Controller your responsibilities will include:

*Production of the statutory reporting pack liaising with the management accounts team to produce the full monthly figures.
*Assisting with profit and loss, balance sheet and variance analysis
*Analyse and interpret financial data to relevant stakeholders supporting internal reporting requirements.
*Year end preparation of the audit process
*Identify, improve and implement changes agreed within the financial reporting teams communicating updates to senior stake holders.
*Working with financial and operational teams to review processes and controls, identifying improvements and implementing solutions.

Ideally you will be ACA/ACCA qualified with previous experience within a national accountancy practice. Exposure to retail, food and FMCG sectors would also be advantageous although not essential.

Joining this prestigious business as your first move into industry will give you the career footing to develop your experience towards Finance Manager/Financial Controller and beyond. The business prides itself on internal development so this would be the ideal role for any ambitious ACCA/ACA qualified Accountant looking to take that next exciting challenge in their career.

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.