Financial Accountant

England, West Midlands, Coventry
GBP45000.00 - GBP55000.00 per annum
16 May 2022
13 Jun 2022
Megan Kealy
Where will they be working?
Hybrid - mostly home
Full Time

Technical Financial Accountant Opportunity | Coventry | Permanent | up to £55,000

Your new company
Hays have partnered with this Global PE backed organisation who are looking for a technical Financial Accountant to join their team on a permanent basis.

Your new role
As the Financial Accountant, you will have good technical knowledge of IFRS as applied in a large organisation. You will be responsible for the reporting of the organisations consumer business, supporting in the delivery of a monthly group consolidation, and preparing the statutory accounts. As an experienced Finance Professional, you will be supporting the wider team with technical accounting problems, supporting more junior colleagues and driving improvements in our team.

Other key responsibilities include:

  • Accountability for the monthly close and reporting of our £3 billion revenue consumer solutions business.
  • Business partner with the financial accounting team and wider finance department to deliver on key departmental and company wide projects (such as the implementation of a new ERP).
  • Co-ordinate the wider finance function in order to achieve timely and accurate delivery of statutory accounts, including deliverables from overseas colleagues.
  • Ownership of key SOX control processes.

What you'll need to succeed
You will be an ACA or ACCA Qualified Accountant with good technical knowledge of IFRS. This role is perfect for someone who is looking to make their first move from practice into industry who is experienced in the production and/or audit of statutory accounts.
You will have a strong attention to detail and excellent communication skills as you will be business partnering across the organisation and ideally have experience operating and documenting strong internal controls.

What you'll get in return
An opportunity to work for a company who genuinely promotes professional development and growth and sees many of their employees promoted to senior positions within 12 to 18 months in a role. A competitive remuneration package is also offered, including a salary of up to £55,000 along with both flexible and hybrid working arrangements.

What you need to do now
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