Assistant Financial Controller/ Senior Accountant

Location
England, South Yorkshire, Sheffield
Salary
£45000 - £50000 per annum + 24 Days Holiday + Flexible working
Posted
28 Apr 2021
Closes
05 May 2021
Ref
SFSE-34386
Contact
Simon Ensor - A & F
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Elevation Recruitment Group are pleased to be recruiting on an exclusive basis for a successful and fast growing business in Sheffield (close proximity to city centre with parking available). The Head of Finance is now looking to strengthen his team an has an opportunity for an ambitious and dynamic Assistant Financial Controller/ Senior Accountant.

The purpose of the role is to produce Monthly Management Accounts, be involved in the group consolidation, create and manage budgets and forecasts with departmental managers and oversee a member of staff in the team. It will be a varied and very visible role within the business which will support the further development of a qualified accountant in a fast paced and ever-changing business environment.

Duties will include: -

*Day to day management of the management accounting function and systems
*Production of the Monthly Management Accounts
*Support the Group consolidation piece
*Be responsible for the short term cash flow forecast for the group
*Maintain and improve the SAP ERP system to streamline monthly reporting
*Identify areas for improvement in the internal control environment and propose plans to develop these areas
*Support and develop trainee accountant as well as the wider team
*Support members of the wider Group finance team
*Assist with annual accounts preparation, audit and tax compliance
*Support the annual budget process and any re-forecasting activity
*Any project work as and when required

The successful Management Accountant will need to be able to demonstrate the following skills and experiences:

*Qualified CIMA, ACA or ACCA (Qualified by experience may also be considered)
*Good Excel skills
*Self-starter, happy to work on own initiative without supervision
*Exposure to SAP will be helpful, but not a pre-requisite
*Keen to develop
*Happy to get stuck into the detail, fix issues and make improvements
*Team management experience would be beneficial, but not necessary

The business is Private Equity backed with ambitious growth planned both via acquisition and organically. This is a varied role that offers a real chance of progression for the right candidate.

If you are interested in this role or would like further information, please don't hesitate to contact Simon Ensor.