Group Accountant

Gleeson Recruitment Group
40000.00 GBP Annual
05 Oct 2017
25 Oct 2017
Contract Type

Gleeson Recruitment Group are recruiting for a Group Accountant in Burton Upon Trent who will work within the finance function to primarily support the reporting process.

The organisation are based in Burton Upon Trent with a finance and leadership team that are looking for forward thinking individuals who are keen to drive change and develop within the business. The role of Group Accountant needs an individual with a strong technical background ideally practice trained (ACCA/ACA) who can also demonstrate commercial thinking and willingness to build relationships across the business.

What will I be responsible for as a Group Accountant?

This is a key role in the delivery of accurate statutory reporting and audit information.

  • You will be responsible for the preparation of the annual Statutory Accounts and other reporting duties
  • You will also be responsible in assisting with the financial close process.
  • You will also be involved in ad-hoc projects implementing new accounting policies and standards.
  • You will support the timely completion of annual tax packs.

Is this Group Accountant role the right one for me?

As the successful candidate, you will be practice trained ACCA or ACA qualified and either making your first move into industry or second move within industry. Communication skills will be essential and previous experience building relationships with non-finance members of staff will be an advantage. If you have strong excel, have an interest in detailed analysis and are constantly looking at how to improve processes - this could be an ideal first move.

What does this opportunity as Group Accountant offer my career?

As well as being an industry recognised top employer offering an excellent package and role that offers real progression, this role really offers a first or second time mover the chance to complete activities that will seriously enhance your CV and career prospects moving forwards.

Financial Accountant Package:

  • GBP40,000 - GBP50,000
  • Bonus
  • Car Allowance
  • Pension
  • 25 days holiday
  • Private Health care