Great opportunity within a BioTech/BioPharma company
Delivering life-changing treatments to cancer patients
Financial reporting - Ownership of all aspects of financial reporting, including group consolidation and management of the external audit process.
Taxation - Liaison with external advisors to ensure that F-star is compliant with all aspects of corporation tax and VAT. Provision of PAYE support to the Human Resources team.
Technical support - Technical input into the deal process, including IFRS accounting treatment and tax considerations.
Internal controls - Implementation of a best practice control environment, working closely with business leads to establish control integrity across all areas.
Finance system - Ownership of master data and working with external consultants to utilise the system capabilities to drive maximum efficiency in the financial reporting processes.
Ad hoc projects - Provide leadership on financial projects that will arise as part of our ambitious growth plans.
We are looking for a qualified accoutnant who is able to use their experience and initiative to drive improvement across all areas of finance, take full ownership of the reporting cycle and take the lead on upcoming projects.
Reporting to the Financial Controller, this role will be pivotal in delivering an efficient and effective financial reporting function
Qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA or equivalent)
Good working knowledge of IFRS
Meticulous attention to detail and accuracy
Ability to deal with ambiguity; proven track record of managing competing priorities and achieving deadlines
Self-starter who can work independently
Flexibility and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
Intermediate to advanced applications software expertise (Excel and accounting software)