Group Financial Accountant

  • £45000 - £50000 per annum + + bonus & hybrid working
  • Full Time
  • Chorley
  • Accountancy
  • 19/01/2023
  • Qualified
  • BBBH5600
  • Group Financial Accountant
  • Permanent
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Group Financial Accountant
Chorley - Hybrid
£45,000 - £50,000

A PE backed business based in Chorley is currently recruiting for a 1st mover from Practice to join the business as a Group Financial Accountant.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a highly ambitious, newly qualified accountant to work directly alongside a highly experience and supportive Group FC, in order to gain fantastic exposure in a high growth business.

As Group Financial Accountant you will play a key role in assisting with Group reporting and driving the financial controls across the Group. This is an excellent opportunity for a highly skilled technical accountant who will gain broad exposure of group finances in a fast paced growing business

As Group Financial Accountant your responsibilities will include:

  • Responsible for the Group Financials including the P&L and balance sheet reconciliations
  • Consolidation of the monthly Group accounts and forecast
  • Support the GFC with the month end reporting and preparation of financial information for the board meetings
  • Assist with the preparation of the annual statutory accounts for the Group and its Subsidiaries, ensuring they are prepared accurately, together with any relevant notes and working papers
  • Assist with the annual external audit process, to ensure audit compliance, and assist with the provision and explanation of accounting information
  • Support with tax compliance and submissions, including but not limited to VAT, Corporation Tax, PAYE, PSA and P11Ds
  • Support the GFC with driving the financial controls across the Group; with the view of standardising and developing group wide processes and reporting
  • Assist with the various treasury roles within the Group team, including payment approvals, credit cards and reviewing expenses
  • Support the Group FC with all HMRC and Companies House filings
  • Assistance with preparation of annual Group Budget and forecasting
  • Monitor divisional compliance with accounting standards and Group accounting policies. Implementing new and / or updated Accounting standards across the Group where necessary.
  • Involvement in a variety of adhoc projects including assistance with potential acquisitions

To apply for the role you must:

  • Be newly qualified ACA / ACCA
  • Be working within an accountancy firm, Top 10, Mid-Tier or local firm
  • Strong academic background
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability and drive to work in a fast paced environment
  • A thorough approach to tackling problems and the ability to work methodically
  • Time management and the ability to prioritise workload and meet deadlines
  • Team player
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • An interest in and understanding of business and finance
  • Strong IT and Reporting skills

If you are intersted in applying for this positon then please apply via the link below or call Rebecca on 07889300045

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