Group Financial Accountant

35000.00 - 42000.00 GBP Annual + GBP35000 - GBP42000/annum 10% Bonus
25 Aug 2017
22 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Elevation Recruitment Group are pleased to be working with a leading distribution business in Sheffield as they look to recruit a Group Financial Accountant for their central corporate function.

The purpose of the role is to ensure all accounting activities are performed in an accurate and timely manner and that the correct financial results are reported on-time to the business and the Group HQ. You will also get the opportunity to be involved in certain projects to help streamline controls and processes.

Duties and responsibilities will include:

*Control and operation of the Group consolidation package for interim and annual results
*Production of the Group bi-annual financial accounts
*Production of the Group's UK statutory accounts
*Assist in the delivery of the Group's glossy Annual Report and Accounts
*Key point of contact for the external auditors
*Keeping abreast of IFRS and UK GAAP developments
*Maintenance of accounting records
*Collation and presentation of non-financial KPI's

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate the following skills and experience:

*Ideally from a 'Big Four' or Top 10 Accounting firm
*ACCA/ ACA/ CIMA qualified
*Good technical accounting skills
*Good communication skills (oral, written and listening)
*Proven ability to adhere to strict deadlines
*Able to organise and manage work

This is an excellent opportunity for a technically strong accountant to join a leading and well-renowned organisation. The role would be ideal for a first time mover to make their mark in industry although CIMA trained accountants from industry are also encouraged to apply.

If you match the specified criteria and are interested in discussing the position in more detail, please don't hesitate to contact us today