Group Financial Accounting Manager - 12 month contract

Job Title: Group Financial Accounting Manager - 12 month contract
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Birmingham, West Midlands
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + £6 car allowance
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JN -062021-2925727_1623699651
Contact Name: Arshi Thind
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 14, 2021 20:41

Job Description

12 month contract for an experienced Financial Reporting Accountant

Client Details

Large, listed business which has performed well during the last 18 months.


  • Responsible for managing Financial Reporting across the Group and working closely with divisional counterparts
  • Complete the Group consolidation process for Management and Statutory Accounts
  • Complete the preparation and analysis of month end Retail business results
  • Present the result to the CFO after each period end. Provide analysis and updates on key actions taken and variances to budget and prior years.
  • Provide input into the monthly Board report
  • Provide technical advice across departments, ensuring appropriate accounting advice is given for any transactions into Group e.g. acquisitions
  • Input into the budgeting process for areas of responsibility. Act as controller of the SAP input processes for budgeting and forecasting.
  • Work closely with the tax and treasury team on related matters
  • Provide financial input into the Annual and Interim statutory reports
  • Management of technical accounting areas to include IFRS 9


  • Qualified accountant
  • Great attention to detail
  • Technically astute and intellectually curious
  • Good knowledge of IFRS and new UK GAAP
  • Ability to challenge and drive through change

Job Offer

£60-70k plus car allowance and bonus