Financial Accountant

Job Title: Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 14013271_1571315983
Contact Name: Ivvy Jones
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Job Published: October 17, 2019 13:39

Job Description

The Finincial accountant will lead the shared services team. The role of the financial accountant is to manage and direct the finance functions, from the day-to-day through to leading the year end process.

Client Details

The client is part of a global business that culminates consultancy, manufacturing and logistics to create and deliver creative solutions to its customers. They seek to address various challenges within their industry by working closely and collaboratively with their partners to create technology and supply chain solutions that aim to reduce risk, optimise costs and improve performance. My client prides themselves in creating a working culture that breeds success and long term deidcation to the company. They champion staff well being, work-life balance and believe happy staff are productive staff!


Based in Doncaster, the responsibilities of the Financial Accountant include;

  • Development of best practice operational procedures
  • Production on month end reports
  • Managing a team of shared service staff
  • Prepare all the statutory company accounts and returns to a suitable standard
  • Developing and Appraising the performance of designated clerical officers
  • Managing the compilation of the Financial Ledger accounting information
  • Production of financial reports to the satisfaction of the Company's financial information requirements


The jobholder must:

  • Hold a professional accountancy qualification or Business degree with an accounting element
  • Have 5 years practical experience
  • Be confident in managing accounts with a strong grasp on double entry book keeping principles
  • Possess a detailed knowledge of statutory regulations regarding Company and Finance Acts as well as Corporation Tax
  • Be technically strong and capable of taking ownership over the production of accounts
  • Have a passion to progress in their career and develop new skills on the way
  • Ideally be wanting to make a first or second move from practice into industry
  • Be confident in working to tight deadlines
  • Have experience managing people

Job Offer

An excellent package is on offer for the suitable candidate