Financial Reporting Accountant

Job Title: Financial Reporting Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Lichfield, Staffordshire
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Reference: JN -042021-2555276_1617985969
Contact Name: Matthew Sanders
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 09, 2021 17:32

Job Description

In this role as the Financial Reporting Accountant you will support the Financial Controller with the production of financial statements in addition to focusing on cash flow and being responsible for the annual audit process.

Client Details

One of the UK's leading retail companies. This is an organisation that are proud to say that their employees are the key to their success; which is why they are keen to find talented and driven finance professionals.


As Financial Reporting Accountant you will be responsible for:

  • Support the production of the Society's Financial Statements
  • Support in ensuring the Society's balance sheet accurately reflects all assets and liabilities through the balance sheet reconciliation process
  • Support compliance with the Society's financial controls and accounting policies
  • Perform cash flow forecasting and reporting for internal and external stakeholders
  • Support corporation tax and VAT preparation as well as the tax accounting and governance
  • Work with the Society's external advisors and support the annual audit process
  • Maintain up to date working knowledge of financial reporting standards


What we are looking for:

  • Qualified Accountant with demonstrable experience
  • Experience of Statutory Reporting
  • Able to demonstrate a track record of continuous improvement and promoting best practice
  • Excellent analytical skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to work collaboratively across a breadth of teams and colleagues
  • Organised and able to deliver to deadlines

Job Offer

This opportunity is providing the perfect platform for individuals looking for their first time move from practice to industry. Surrounded by a collaborative team who have all started their careers in practice - a great environment to learn, develop and progress.