Aquisitions Accountant - Industry Based

Robert Half
Blaenau Gwent
60000.00 GBP Annual
06 Jun 2017
20 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Robert Half Accounts and Finance are exclusively recruiting for an ACQUISITIONS AND PROJECT ACCOUNTANT for a dynamic and highly acquisitive business in Newport.

This position reports into the Group CFO and facilitates, monitors and reports on Group strategic projects, including M&A projects. Working closely with the Executive team, Group Leadership Team and project stakeholders, Group wide standards and processes will be implemented and maintained to increase efficiency and effectiveness of these Group projects and accelerate growth within the business. Track the project portfolio - monitor progress, coordinate reporting, highlight issues and maintain a view of aggregate project status, drivers, risks and issues Maintain & co-ordinate recording, monitoring, forecasting and budgeting of project expenditure, and challenge where appropriate Challenge project teams against baselines and highlight areas of concern Support Project Leads and Stakeholders with the identification and management of risks and issues, escalating where needed. Work closely with the internal M&A team to convert pipeline opportunity into executable transactions Screen target companies to ensure strategic fit exists Performance of financial due diligence, working closely with target company management to understand historic and future financial performance to drive valuation Understand and quantify the impact of synergies post acquisition and develop combined forecast models which illustrates this Develop valuation consideration accompanied along with justification to be presented to the Board for investment proposal We are seeking a highly skilled qualified accountant with a background in M and A.

Salary from GBP45,000 to GBP55,000 plus excellent benefits.

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.