Senior Accountant - acting as number 2 to the Head of Finance

Location
England, South Yorkshire, Sheffield
Salary
£45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted
29 Apr 2021
Closes
27 May 2021
Ref
JN -042021-2566649
Contact
Anna MacDonald
Category
Pharmaceutical
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Senior Accountant position is a broad role, providing all financial activities for the UK entities. Working directly with the Head of UK Finance, the role of Senior Accountant is an ideal opportunity for a qualified accountant looking to take the next step in their career.

Client Details

An exciting, innovative global business, based in Sheffield.

Description

- Preparation of monthly management accounts

- Assist the UK Head of Finance with modelling and budget preparation

- Forecasting

- Assist with month-end/quarter end close

- Implementing internal controls and ensure relevant processes and controls are adhered to

- Ensure accurate and timely generation of financial statements and management reports

- Support and develop junior members of the Finance team

- Be a key point of contact for external auditors

- Assist with Tax

Profile

- Qualified (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) with 2+ years experience

(Role is suitable for individuals looking for a 1st or 2nd move in industry)

- Ability to analyse and manipulate large amounts of data

- Group Accounts experience

- Ability to present information to key business partners

- Technical Competence in UKGAAP accounting procedures

- US GAAP experience (desirable)

- Competent user of MS Excel

Job Offer

£45-60,000 (depending on experience)

Great central location - close to the train station

Opportunities to develop