Group Financial Accountant

5 days left

Location
England, West Yorkshire, Leeds
Salary
£45000 - £55000 per annum + Additional cash benefits
Posted
28 Jul 2017
Closes
25 Aug 2017
Ref
13840274/001
Contact
Imke Potgieter
Sector
Insurance
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time
Level of qualification
Qualified

This role is a key support position to the Group Head of Reporting and Accounting as well as to directors and overseas Finance Staff. The role will critically champion, lead, monitor and embed a culture of strong internal control and risk management throughout your areas of responsibility.

Client Details

My client is a global business offering a variety of products and services. The Groups core products are known in the market to drive efficiencies in everyday life for both consumers and businesses.

Description

  • Be Accountable for all things reporting in the Group function
  • Work with local finance teams to improve the quality of information and reports reported each month
  • To assist the Group Head of Reporting & Accounting in preparing the Annual Report, Half year Report, trading updates and in meeting other external financial reporting requirements of a listed company
  • To provide support in UK GAAP/ IFRS, and other reporting frameworks to the extent that these impact the group reporting.
  • Champion, lead, monitor and embed a culture of strong internal control and risk management throughout your areas of responsibility.

Profile

The successful candidate will have

  • Planning and organisational skills
  • Strong skills in numeracy and communication
  • Familiarity with UK GAAP and IFRS
  • Planning and organisational skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team and step up accordingly in the absence of senior colleagues

Job Offer

Competitive salary and benefits

Opportunities for progression