Group Financial Accountant

Job Title: Group Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Reference: 13967795/001_1561364683
Contact Name: Craig Donaldson
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Job Published: June 24, 2019 09:24

Job Description

A Market leading, high growth, £1B T/O business in Derbyshire.

Huge career progression opportunities within highly respected, forward thinking business.

This business also has substantial plans for future growth which you would play a key role in delivering.

Client Details

My client is now recruiting due to internal progression, this is a business that is looking for only the very best candidates on the market.

In return they offer you a modern and highly supportive culture, career development and career progression.

This market leader is seeing a huge amount of growth year on year and with this obviously comes huge opportunity.


This roles key responsibilities will be:-

Providing technical accounting advice to the finance teams within the group, balancing the requirements of accounting standards with the commercial objectives of the business

Ownership of the subsidiary statutory accounts process, including preparation of the accounts

Input into the Group Annual Report and Interim Financial Report

Ownership of accounting records for certain head office companies

Provide support for the acquisition and integration process, with sole responsibility for acquisition accounting in respect of smaller acquisitions.

Monitoring the group cash position against overdraft limits

Support for group tax manager & financial reporting manager as required

Ad hoc project work


The successful candidate will be ACA/ACCA qualified and have homed their technical skills with one of the top ten practices in the UK.

As well as being technically strong you will have exceptional academics, be hard working, be highly ambitious and be a very strong communicator.

Job Offer

On offer for the successful candidate will be a Group role that will expose you to all aspects of the finance function, whether that's financial accounting, tax and even acquisitions.

There is also unlimited potential for career and personal development within a truly supportive and modern working environment. This role reports directly into line manager that made this exact move less than twelve months ago, so if you are looking for a first move into industry that guarantee's you the support of someone that truly understands how challenging this can be, this is the role for you.

On top of this is a fantastic base salary plus benefits and the opportunity to work for a highly respected and prestigious brand.