Group Accountant

Sewell Wallis Ltd
Derbyshire, UK
16 Jul 2019
17 Jul 2019
Job Role
Group Accountant
Contract Type
Level of qualification
We are currently working in exclusive partnership with my Derbsyhire based client, a £300m t/o group with sites spanning the UK. This is a long withstanding business who have continue to exceed sales targets year after year and hold an excellent reputation in their market. Due to internal promotion the position of Group Accountant has become available and this business are now seeking to add additional talent to their well established team. The successful candidate will join a fantastic, stable team and offer an exceptional working environment alongside a healthy remuneration and benefits package. This is a great opportunity for someone seeking a business who can offer genuine career progression in the future. Reporting to the Group Financial Controller, duties will include; Production of monthly Management accounts Internal auditing Monthly group consolidation Financial analysis Preparation of P11Ds Statutory reporting Payroll Pension Scheme accounting Preparation of VAT returns Preparation of Corporation tax returns Assisting with statutory accounts preparation Systems development and support Supporting 4 regional accounting centres Overseeing and development of staff They are seeking a candidate who is either making their first move from practice or who has already made a move and looking for their second move to a business who can offer career advancement. Full training is to be offered in this role and it is envisaged that in the future this role will will continue to develop with Financial Controller responsibilities. Candidates will: Be ACA / ACCA qualified Have experience in year end accounting and audit (ideally for similar sized businesses although this is not a pre-requisite) Be a driver and comfortable making visits to their sites as and when required (although travel is not a big part of this role) Have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and will be able to demonstrate strong business partnering skills Have strong systems experience including as a minimum intermediate excel skills For more information please contact Kayley Haythornthwaite Sewell Wallis acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. As part of our recruitment process, we will retain your CV for a period of one year to enable us to consider you for future roles. After this period your CV will be deleted