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Head of Finance

  • Location: Leeds
  • Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Hybrid Working, Free Parking, Pension
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 20 days ago

  • Sector: Part Qualified Finance
  • Contact: Leeds Qualified
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 30 June 2024
  • Job Ref: JPL40228_1717170308
Leeds based Public business are looking to expand their accounts function with Head of Finance opportunity. You will support the Finance Director with the production of financial accounts and all budgeting, forecasting, and reporting requirements to stakeholders. The role offers great exposure and the chance to work within a growing market for a business that can offer fantastic progression opportunities.

You will be working collectively with senior finance and the wider team to achieve the following responsibilities:

* Management of a finance team, including direct management of financial accountants and assistant financial accountants
* Job coaching and career development
* Approval of journals posted by team
* Review and control of balance sheet reconciliations
* Responsible for month end processes
* Main contact for auditors looking at these entities (statutory auditors; group auditors; internal auditors; SOX auditors; bank auditors)

Preferably you will have experience in producing statutory accounts and be qualified ACCA/CIMA/ACA. This is a great opportunity for someone looking to have a real influence on the business.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to take their next step in their Finance career, offering great opportunities to progress.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 30 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.