Head of Financial Accounting

Sellick Partnership
Stanley, UK
18 Feb 2019
19 Feb 2019
Job Role
Head of Finance
Contract Type
Level of qualification
Sellick Partnership are currently recruiting for a Head of Financial Accounting with a growing financial services business. This is an exciting opportunity to join a prestigious North-West employer on a permanent basis. The Head ofFinancial Accounting will take responsibility for the following duties: Assisting in the development of financial position papers for accounting transactions for discussion and agreement with management and external audit Drafting new disclosures for group and entity financial statements to reflect the impact of new accounting standards Updating position papers regarding any changes to standards Checking new transactions are in line with position papers and have been accounted for correctly Preparing monthly consolidated accounts Preparation of the group's consolidation and management of the audit process ensuring that the audit is completed in a timely manner Essential experience for the Head of Financial Accounting : Qualified Accountant, with an audit or practice background Strong working knwoledge of IFRS9 and/or IFRS15 Detailed accounting standards knowledge Hands on approach with an ability to understand complex transactions from a commercial viewpoint Entrepreneurial and adaptable by nature as this role sits within an ever-changing environment Financial services experience would be beneficial The Head of Financial Accountant role offers a unique opportunity to add value to a growing team in a fast-growing financial services business. Competitive salary plus excellent benefits and bonus. Candidates without the essential experience will not be reviewed for the position. Sellick Partnership is a market-leading professional services recruitment specialist operating across the UK. Over the years we have built up an enviable relationship with employers and our expert team of consultants boast up-to-date market knowledge and a strong reputation making Sellick Partnership best placed to help you. Sellick Partnership is proud to be an equal opportunities employer. Please note our advertisements use years' experience and salary levels purely as a guide. We are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role. For information on how your personal details may be used by Sellick Partnership, please review our data processing notice which can be found in the footer on our website.