Group Financial Accountant

£50,000 - £55,000, Bonus plus Benefits
10 Jan 2019
17 Jan 2019
Experience Levels
Contract Type
Full Time

Group Financial Accountant 
£45,000 - £55,000, Bonus plus Benefits


My client a fast paced successful project driven service business is looking for a technically astute group financial accountant to be responsible for internal and external reporting requirements of the organisation, manage a team, ensuring a robust financial control framework is in place and documented..


  • Reporting and accounting as per regulatory and legal requirements including taxation, annual accounts with experience of Group consolidation essential.
  • Acting as the leading interface between the Company and auditors and tax advisors. 
  • Preparation/review of statutory accounts and Tax computations in an acquisitive business with a large number of statutory entities.
  • Managing all treasury activities, including cash forecasts and loan and related party facilities.
  • Overseeing payment of suppliers, staff expenses, other expenditure and ensuring that we have internal policies to support this.
  • Robust balance sheet reconciliation reviews on all entities and maintaining and improving the financial control environment. 
  • Management accounting for 6 Special Purpose Companies (SPCs), including budgets, forecasts and variance analysis
  • Assist in preparing and presenting financial information for management and shareholders, including Group reporting. 
  • Ensure good governance and compliance and co-ordinating the Company’s risk management.
  • Integration of acquisitions and involvement in completion accounts preparation/review. Experience of acquisition accounting essential.


  • The ideal candidate will be a technically strong, qualified accountant ACA or ACCA with a minimum of 3-5 years PQE.
  • Technically solid, with experience of Group consolidations and acquisition accounting, you will be also be comfortable running and motivating a small finance team, being hands on and also running project work as required.
  • Enthusiastic, driven and self-motivated, with solid commercial acumen you will also have excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills as these are essential.