Divisional Lead Accountant

Job Title: Divisional Lead Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Reference: 3313992_1613147348
Contact Name: Nicolette Solomou
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 12, 2021 16:29

Job Description

Divisional Lead Accountant for a Media PLC based in London paying 50-65k

Your new company

We are currently working with a media PLC hiring a Divisional Finance Lead to join a well established and stable finance function. The role has been created due to the merging of two former divisions, currently in its infancy and undergoing significant change following the recent acquisitions. The division has significant scale with £100m+ revenue generated by 25+ specialist businesses.

Your new role

  • lead a team of 5
  • support in the implementation of financial controls
  • prepare & review management accounts
  • develop key business insights
  • review monthly commentary on performance against budget / forecast / prior year
  • support business stakeholders with their management information needs

What you'll need to succeed

  • Fully qualified ACA / ACCA / CIMA or equivalent
  • Ability to manage a team of 5
  • Confident communicator
  • Strong knowledge of UK & US GAAP and IFRS
  • Understanding of direct and indirect taxation
  • Technical competence in finance systems, ideally NetSuite and SAP FC

What you'll get in return
This role will offer you the chance to work in a fast changing sector which is rapidly growing. Reporting into the Financial Controller and board of Directors will offer you the exposure to key decision makers from day one and the opportunity to influence the business. There is a great culture in the office where you really feel part of a team all focused on achieving the same end goal. The business offers a clear progression route and recognise high performance.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Nicolette Solomou now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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