CORPORATE REPORTING ACCOUNTANT

Recruiter
Reed Finance
Location
England, Greater Manchester, Bolton
Salary
£40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted
23 Jan 2019
Closes
30 Jan 2019
Ref
80074
Contact
Davina Cripps
Job Title
Audit
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are delighted to be able to support our Client, a VC backed, rapidly growing acquisitive business with their search for a Financial Corporate Reporting Accountant. This role will be based on the outskirts of Bolton.

This is an excellent opportunity to work for a sizeable finance team with plenty of career progression opportunities on offer.

Duties will include:

- Preparation of monthly management accounts board pack including liaison with divisional management account teams
- Maintenance of accounting records for holding companies
- Private equity financing and preparation of central reports such as Net Debt, group cash flow analysis including narrative, covenant reporting & forecast cash positions accurately
- Review of general month-end group accounting tasks including reconciliation of non-trading control accounts (goodwill, acquisitions, related balances, bank financing), accounting for additional practice acquisitions or disposals, consolidations and cash flows
- Preparation of quarterly financial reporting
- Assisting with group reporting presentations
- Preparation of annual report
- Assisting in the review of monthly / quarterly balance sheet reconciliations across the group - risk assessment & programme of review
- Acquisition accounting - assisting Business Development team with developing financial reporting routines
- Disposals accounting - assisting Business Development team with disposal details for assets, ongoing property costs & underperformance liabilities
- Management of day to day requirements of External Auditors during field work and in the period to final sign off
- Draft & update statutory accounts for the group including consolidated group accounts

Experience / Qualifications required:
- Chartered Accountant with 1-5 years post qualification experience
- Ideally Big 4 or Top 10 Practice trained
- Good technical knowledge of IFRS accounting standards & disclosures
- Multisite, M & A or Private Equity Accounting experience would be beneficial
- Knowledge of statutory accounts and tax computation preparation & review
- Corporation Tax & VAT knowledge would be advantageous

This role is paying £40,000 - £50,000 + benefits.

My Client would ideally like someone to start ASAP. It will be a 2 stage interview process and they can interview immediately. If you're interested, please send me your CV ASAP.