Group Financial Accountant

Sitka Recruitment Limited
Newport, UK
Jul 07, 2019
Jul 16, 2019
Job Role
Group Accountant
Contract Type
Full Time
Level of qualification
CIMA, Qualified
We, Sitka Recruitment, are a Welsh recruitment business and are delighted to be working with this key employer in the region. Please read about this fantastic opportunity below. An exceptional opportunity exists for a driven and experienced financial accountant. You will work in a senior financial accounting role within this large and successful financial services business based in South East Wales and play a key role in the management team. The job
• Responsible for statutory accounting processes under UK GAAP
• Responsible for group reporting processes under group accounting standards
• Develop accounting policies and procedures
• Provide technical accounting support to other finance functions across the business
• Management of three qualified accountants
• Get involved with group taxation, to include including corporation tax, payroll tax, and VAT
• Primary point of contact for the business with regards to VAT
• Own treasury management and cash-flow forecasting
• Continual improvement of financial reporting, including the governance and control framework. Oversight of the wider finance team's control framework
• Balance sheet control to include owning and running the monthly balance sheet The person specification Qualified accountant with 3 years PQE - ACA or ACCA preferred Ideally have managed a small team Strong Microsoft Excel skills Exceptional technical financial accounting skills Financial services background preferred Treasury experience Salary & Benefits Salary up to £50-55,000 pa depending on experience 24 days leave plus bank holidays 6% employer contribution to pension Flexible benefit scheme A detailed job description is available on request.