Financial Accountant

Recruiter
Michael Page Finance
Location
United Kingdom
Salary
45000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
17 May 2017
Closes
22 May 2017
Category
Accounting
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This rapidly expanding Financial Services organisation, is looking to recruit a Financial Accountant in their head office located in Reading, to drive forward one of their key business areas. You will be developing the integrity and accuracy of reporting across your business unit. Client Details This Financial Services organisation has a proven track record in progressing their staff, whilst providing accelerated progression and great training opportunities. This well-known brand have a strong team culture, and invest heavily in their staff development. They are continuing to innovate in the sector and challenge the market leaders, to increase their market share. Description The Financial Accountant will work closely with all areas of the Finance function, and external advisers to provide information and analysis to inform decision making in this business unit. This Financial Accountant position will be expected to lead by example and mentor a few junior members in the team, guiding their career development. You will work closely with the business unit Financial Controller to provide analysis on commercial opportunities as well as technical issues, in order to make clear and well considered recommendations. You will also oversee the preparation of monthly accounts and commentary to the senior leadership team. Profile For this Financial Accountant role in Reading we are looking for a newly qualified accountant (ACA or ACCA) who has extensive experience within a practice environment, and ideally an audit background from a Top 10 firm. You must be able to work with non-finance and senior stakeholders within the business, providing decision support and analysis. Experience in the Financial Services sector is highly advantageous but not a pre-requisite for this role. Job Offer GBP45,000 - GBP55,000 Bonus, Pension, Life Insurance, Private Medical.