Senior Manager Financial Accountants

Michael Page
Leeds, England, West Yorkshire
GBP53000 - GBP60000 per annum + + Bonus
15 Jun 2022
13 Jul 2022
JN -062022-5648074
Laura Gunby
Where will they be working?
Hybrid - mostly home
Full Time

This role is a mix of financial accounting and partnering the commercial team. The ideal candidate will be able to ensure the Group's cost accounting is appropriate and provide insightful analysis of performance to the wider business.

Client Details

A well known Financial services based in Leeds


  • Own the delivery of on time and accurate month end close for groups whilst business partnering them
  • Create and prepare extensive capitalisation assessments whilst ensuring you are complying with groups accounting policies
  • Partner closely with the Commercial Finance, Commercial and Operations teams to support and challenge information required to ensure the Group's cost accounting is appropriate and provide insightful analysis of performance compared to prior periods and budgets
  • Take ownership of the associated balance sheet reconciliations ensuring high quality support is in place and deliver monthly balance sheet reporting and analysis
  • Work directly with the business to ensure Finance are engaged on strategic priorities and change projects. Assess areas that impact accounting for costs, update accounting policies and ensure processes evolve as required to reflect delivery of strategic projects,
  • Manage the relationship with external auditors- ensuring a smooth audit process at each reporting cycle where auditor input is required


-ACA/ACCA/CIMA Fully Qualified

-First time movers from practice or industry movers will be considered

-Line management experience or Lead on practice audits

-Strong technical skills and knowledge of accounting standards

-Proactive with the ability to analyse performance and able to deliver insight clear and concisely

-High attention to detail

-Ability to problem solve and a desire to understand the wider business and implications

Job Offer

-Generous salary- £53,000-£60,000


-Generous pension contribution