Group Financial Accountant (Private equity)

3 days left

Chorley, Lancashire
£35000 - £45000
08 Jul 2021
05 Aug 2021
Experience Levels
Newly Qualified
Contract Type
Full Time

This company boasts a phenomenal track record of growth through strategic acquisitions and developing products that respond quickly to changing customer needs. Viewed as an innovative force in their sector and led by a respected management team they have recently attracted private equity investment to drive further expansion. As a result of this the finance department has been tasked with producing more timely and detailed reporting and analysis for the various stakeholders in the business. In order to support this they would like to recruit an ambitious Financial Accountant who could thrive in a change environment. This new opportunity will be a high profile position and is expected to develop into a Finance Manager level role in the next 12-18 months. The key responsibilities will be:

  • Monthly board reporting and analysis
  • Management of group overheads and recharges
  • Support month end management accounts production
  • Consolidation of P&L, balance sheet and cashflow
  • Supporting the budgeting and forecasting process
  • Driving improvements in finance systems
  • Preparation of quarterly VAT returns
  • Assisting with Corporation Tax and general compliance
  • Preparation of year end accounts and consolidation

The preferred candidate for this position must be enthusiastic with the tenacity and determination to cope in a fast-moving, changing environment. You will be working with a high calibre finance team so must be quick witted with excellent communication and team working skills. The environment is busy yet supportive and you will benefit from a friendly culture and great working environment. The ideal candidate for this opportunity would be nearly or fully qualified CIMA, ACCA or ACA ideally with good management / financial accounting skills, applications would also be encouraged from individuals looking to make their first move out of accountancy practice. The business uses a variety of sophisticated software so you must have a good grasp of IT systems backed up with excellent Excel skills.

This will be a great move for someone who is keen to learn and develop good career opportunities in the future so please apply now for immediate consideration!

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