Financial Accountant (succession planning opportunity)

Job Title: Financial Accountant (succession planning opportunity)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Derby, Derbyshire
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Start Date: 07/06/2020
Reference: 14098257/001_1591527764
Contact Name: Matt Taylor
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 07, 2020 12:02

Job Description

Key role within the financial reporting team where you can showcase your experience from practice. Succession planning is a key focus within this business. The Financial Reporting Manager will no doubt be progressing into the FC role within the next 12-24 months which means there will be an opportunity for this hire to progress into the Reporting Manager role...

Client Details

Located in Derby with a reputation as being a local employer of choice, they provide an excellent opportunity for growth as shown by the requirement of this newly created Financial Accountant role in a high performing and dedicated finance team.


  • Preparation of the annual statutory accounts for UK entities
  • Continue to drive improvements in the quality and consistency of financial information produced whilst ensuring all internal/external reporting deadlines are met
  • Involvement in external quarterly reporting processes from a commercial revenue perspective, including population of key issues to be brought to the Board's attention
  • Ad hoc projects such as supporting integration of acquisitions


The successful candidate for the Financial Accountant role will need to be a fully qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA or equivalent) with ideally a background in Big 4 / Top 10 practice

Job Offer

  • £40,000 - £45,000 base salary
  • Opportunity to progress into the Financial Reporting Manager role within 24 months or move sideways into the commercial finance / FP&A function
  • Other benefits to be discussed at briefing stage