Group Accountant

Wales, Bridgend
£35000 - £40000 per annum
12 Jun 2019
19 Jun 2019
Ross Brown
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Full Time

A market-leading organisation is looking for a Group Accountant to join their team in Bridgend for a 6-month contract.

The Accountant will be joining a well-established business, with 6 subsidiaries spanning manufacturing, sales and retail.

Role Description

The Group Accountant will play a pivotal role within the business and will report to the Group Financial Controller. Key Duties will include:

  • Review of group reporting from UK companies and production of monthly group reports
  • Monthly, quarterly and annual reporting from subsidiaries to parent company
  • Group consolidated monthly reporting and producing performance analysis reports for the Board
  • Review of subsidiary budget and forecast, consolidation of group budgets and preparation of group reports
  • Group cash and treasury management
  • Liaising with external auditors and tax advisors
  • Administering the VAT group and corporation tax group
  • Quarterly VAT reporting
  • Corporation tax computations and compliance work
  • Ad hoc board reporting
  • Competitors and industry analysis
  • Attending, analysing and improving group stock take and cash count procedures
  • Ad-hoc project work

Candidate Profile

The ideal Accountant will have the following attributes:

  • Qualified / QBE Accountant
  • The ability to roll up your sleeves and get stuck in with a ‘can do’ attitude
  • Hands-on management accounting and / or Financial accounting experience in a group function (desirable though not essential)
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Excellent Excel skills
  • Available for immediate start

Job Offer

  • Salary circa £35,000 - £40,000
  • 6 month contract

Apply Now

If you would like to be considered for this Group Accountant role in Bridgend, please apply now by getting in touch with your CV.