Interim Senior Financial Accountant

Michael Page
England, Swindon, Wiltshire
16 May 2022
13 Jun 2022
JN -022022-5256809
Ryan Hirons
Where will they be working?
Hybrid - mostly home
Full Time

This is a really important role that will be leading the statutory and regulatory compliance for the primary business and all associated businesses. This role will suit someone with prior financial accounting experience in industry.

Client Details

My client are a PLC distribution business based in Swindon and they have an excellent reputation in the South West


The main responsibilities within this role:

  • Working with the wider finance team and the business, ensure upstream processes impacting financial data deliver financial information right first time
  • Delegate to the General Ledger Manager and cover in their absence
  • Preparation of Corporation Tax Packs and VAT returns for Group Tax review
  • Responsibility for the technical accounting for intangible and tangible assets, staff capitalisation, additions and disposal processes and capex reporting (albeit processing is undertaken by other team members)
  • Preparing statutory accounts for the business


The successful candidate for this role will possess:

  • A full and recognised accountancy qualification (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)
  • Experience of preparing statutory accounts and consolidations
  • A strong financial control focus
  • Inquisitive and forward thinking nature
  • Exceptional customer service approach
  • Longevity in the role, to generate a good understanding of the Group's business
  • The ability/desire to build internal/external key relationships

Job Offer

A very competitive day rate and a potential temp to perm for the right candidate. This role sits inside IR35 and there is an expectation for hybrid working so candidates should be within a commutable distance of Swindon