Financial Accountant

Hays A&F
England, Norfolk, Diss
Closing date
Dec 9, 2021

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Job Role
Financial Accountant
Salary Range
United Kingdom - GBP - £, £25,000 - £49,999, £50,000 - £74,999
Contract Type
Full Time
Level of qualification
Qualified, CIMA
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Job Details

Qualified Financial Accountant opportunity for a well established company based in Diss, South Norfolk.

Your new company
You will be working for one of the largest integrated veterinary groups in Europe with a turnover in excess of £425M, over 500 veterinary practice sites across the UK, Ireland and The Netherlands and 6500 employees. Alongside veterinary practices, they also operate pet crematoria, laboratories, a distribution centre, an online business and buying groups.

They are committed to being the best employer in their sector, they are a company that places focus on people and as such are looking for a qualified accountant who has both the dedication and passion.

This company is well established and are going through a tremendous amount of growth, taking on new acquisitions and creating new opportunities and promotions throughout the company.

Your new role
You will be providing support to the Senior Financial Accountant with external reporting, technical accounting and taxation compliance. Preparation of external reporting, including Group Annual Report and subsidiary financial statements. Assisting with the preparation of Group corporation tax computations and assisting with the preparation of Group quarterly VAT submissions.

Key responsibilities and tasks include:

  • Researching technical accounting aspects to ensure the Group is compliant with IFRS;
  • Ownership and reconciliation of technical areas on the balance sheet;
  • Technical calculations/models such as dollar offset method and intangible valuations;
  • Key understanding of technical areas which effect the group such as IFRS16 etc;
  • Month end consolidation process;
  • Assisting the Senior Financial Accountant as required with Investor relations
  • Assisting with ad-hoc duties

What you'll need to succeed
You will need to be a Qualified Accountant (ACCA,ACA,CIMA or equivalent), be highly organised and have strong communication skills. Ideally you will also have audit experience and multi site experience, however this is not essential.

What you'll get in return
On offer is a great package that includes a negotiable/competitive salary DOE, up to 7 weeks holiday (with their buy/sell holiday scheme) + bank holiday, access to their industry leading sharesave scheme, enhanced maternity/paternity/adoption leave, heavily discounted pet healthcare, continued professional development, flexible working options, a range of flexible benefits such as Perkbox, GymFlex and Cycle to Work to suit your needs, and much more.

What you need to do now
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