Group Financial Accountant

32000.00 - 37000.00 GBP Annual + GBP32000 - GBP37000/annum Excellent Benefits
13 Jun 2017
11 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Sewell Wallis are currently recruiting for a fantastic business based in East Leeds. This is a company that is now approximately GBP100 million turn over and due to acquisitions in the pipeline the business size is set to double over the next two years.

They now require a Group Financial Accountant to report into an impressive and enthusiastic Financial Controller. A hard working and dedicated individual will be rewarded with a clear development plan and an open and honest line manager with plenty of time for coaching and support where required.

As the Group Financial Accountant your responsibilities will include:

-Reviewing the balance sheet reconciliations
-Ensure strong financial management within a robust control environment
-Effectively manage credit risk through regular meetings, reporting any issues immediately
-Build strong relationships with external customers
-Improving controls within the business, recommending improvements where necessary
-VAT returns
-Mentoring an Assistant Accountant, potentially leading to full time line management
-Monthly meetings with senior management team discussing areas of development and how to put these into action
- Play a support role in the annual audit, providing accurate analysis and back ups to ensure the audit is a smooth process
-Ad hoc projects with non finance individuals

To be considered for this role you will ideally be:

-A qualified accountant or someone nearing the end of their studies
-Strong IT skills
-Be able to cope with high pressure and changes within a business
-Be tenacious and passionate about progressing a career within finance
-Be confident at suggesting improvements to be made to the Senior Management Team

For further details please contact Lucy Campbell or Hayley Shaw.

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