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Group Accountant *IT / Technology*

Job Title: Group Accountant *IT / Technology*
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Industry:
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Reference: 3315169_1582887418
Contact Name: Nicolette Solomou
Contact Email: daxtra.ukit@hays.com
Job Published: February 28, 2020 10:57

Job Description

Group Accountant for an acquisitive digital business based in London £50-65k


Your new business
An acquisitive digital print business based in central London is hiring a qualified Accountant to join the team at a Group Accountant. You will be joining one of the fastest growing and dynamic solution providers in the UK. You will be working for a highly specialised business telecom provider. The business offers a consolidated product and service portfolio which focuses on helping organisation to improve efficient, increase productivity and reduce costs. The business is growing rapidly through M&A and has successfully completed and integrated six acquisitions in the last 14 months. With the business expanding rapidly this is an exciting time to join the growing finance function.

Your new role
As a Group Accountant you will be reporting to the Group Financial Controller and work alongside the Management Accountant. The ideal candidate will be technically strong and methodical.

You main purpose of this role is to be the technical lead on accounting and controls. The role takes ownership of statutory accounting processes and supports the more technical areas of monthly management accounting, as well as overseeing payment and other accounting functions, whilst providing leadership, motivation, training and development to junior members.

The role also exposes you to getting involved in due diligence and integration work and ad-hoc projects where you will partner with the wider business.

What you'll need to succeed

  • ACA / ACCA fully qualified
  • Practice trained
  • Experience working in industry at Group level
  • Consolidations
  • Interested in acquisition work
  • Sound controls
  • Technically strong
  • Short notice preferred.

    What you'll get in return
    This is an exciting time to join a fast growing business within a reputable and lucrative sector. The role offers you variety and the opportunity to develop your technical skill set in a fast paced business and the ability to add unique experiences such as due diligence and integration work early on in your career. There is a clear path for progression and with this being a newly created role you are able to make it into your own!

    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 Nicolette for a confidential discussion on your career.

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