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Financial accounts manager

Michael Page
England, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Closing date
27 Feb 2023

Job Details

As a finance manager you will lead the financial accounts team, reporting directly to the financial controller. You will prepare financial accounts, advise and support all TAX and VAT matters across the group and build strong relationships with internal and external auditors and other teams within finance.

Client Details

Our client is within the non-for-profit industry dedicated to public research based in Sunderland. The client offers Hybrid working, a great salary package and more.


Our client is looking to appoint a full time Financial accountant, to lead the Financial Accounts team, reporting directly to the Financial Controller.
You will prepare statutory financial accounts, act as focal point for all subsidiary accounts in UK and overseas, provision of advice and support for all VAT and tax matters across the Group.

You will build relationships with internal and external auditors, HM Revenue and Customs, Faculties and Services within the University and other teams within Finance, bankers and investment companies.


You will be a Qualified Accountant possessing strong technical and financial accounting skills. You will be able to clearly articulate complex financial issues with well developed influencing skills and the ability to persuade others.

Job Offer

Hybrid working, great salary with annual increase.


Michael Page specialises in the permanent, temporary and interim recruitment of qualified accountants. In fact, our organisation was founded to provide selection and recruitment services for accounting professionals and has been a market leader in this field for more than 35 years.

We have earned the trust of clients in industry and commerce, the banking and financial services markets and the public and not-for-profit sector. We also have an exemplary track record of completing assignments for everyone from small, boutique practices to the Big Four firms.

Michael Page has pioneered a unique, consultative approach to recruitment, enabling us to find the best fit between our client’s needs and the candidate’s experience and abilities. With an emphasis on delivering results and establishing long-term relationships, our consultants waive commission in favour of quarterly profit share – that means impartial career advice and an entire team pulling together on your behalf.

Many of our consultants have a background in accounting and finance – that’s real, grass roots expertise at your disposal. Combine that with the global reach you get from a company that has over 164 offices in 34 countries and you’re looking at a pretty formidable package.

We are confident no other consultancy is better qualified to help you make that crucial, next step in your career. Take this opportunity to browse our accounting, tax and treasury jobs to find out more about our specific expertise:
• Industry and commerce
• Financial services
• Public and not-for-profit
• Taxation
• Specialist markets
• Treasury
• Newly qualified ACA

Alternatively, if you're looking to hire, please send us a job brief or get in touch to find out how our track record could add value to your recruitment process”

Visit the Michael Page website for more information

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