Elevation Recruitment Group are pleased to be working with a leading service business with operations spanning the UK. They are looking to recruit a Group Financial Accountant for their head office in Doncaster. Turning over approximately £600 Million per annum and profitable, they have ambitious plans to keep driving the business forward and are looking at new technologies to aid diversification and make their operations more cost effective. This is a great time to join the business which will also allow you to get involved in some exciting projects.
The purpose of this role is to work as part of a Group Financial Reporting team of 5, managing the financial accounting for the Group, ensuring preparation of consolidated monthly and annual financial information and assisting with the forecasting and reforecasting process.
Duties and responsibilities will include:
*Provide lenders with details of actuals, revised forecasts and business plans
*Prepare commentary for any variances
*Support the Financial Controller in reporting requirements
*Preparation of subsidiary statutory accounts under IFRS and new UK GAAP (FRS 101 & FRS 102)
*Co-ordination and liaison with the Group's auditors
*Preparation of UK group corporation tax computations
*Supporting regional accountants in preparation of quarterly non-statutory accounts
*Preparation of Board Reports covering provisions and monthly balance sheet and cash flow statements
*Undertaking variance analysis on balance sheet and cash flow statements
*Undertake other ad-hoc financial accounting and tax work as required
The successful candidate will need to demonstrate the following skills and experience:
- ACA/ACCA qualified
- Role would be ideal for a first-time mover from practice looking to make their first step into industry
- Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Excel
- Experience of consolidating accounts
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills required
- Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
- Able to organise and prioritise workloads
- Organised, analytical and logical; process driven
- Able to work alone or as part of a team
- Proactive and action orientated
- High level of initiative
This is an excellent opportunity for a technically strong accountant to join a leading and well-renowned organisation. They have a stable yet progressive workforce and positive work culture which has helped them retain the very best talent and due to the size and success of the business, they are able to provide excellent career opportunities for their staff.
If you match the specified criteria and are interested in discussing the position in more detail, please don't hesitate to contact us today.