Leeds, West Yorkshire
£40000 - £50000 per annum
6 days ago
Michael Page are working with a large PLC in Leeds to recruit a Group Reporting Accountant.
Our client are the leading UK provider of consulting, software and digital business services, simplifying the connections between businesses and customers.
This role is part of the Financial Reporting team who are responsible for the delivery of interim and annual financial statements, monthly Board reports and projects on process improvement and transformation.
The team currently comprises of 5 qualified accountants reporting into the Group Reporting Manager / Head of Financial Reporting.
Responsibilities will include;
Working on the consolidation and delivering the Interim Reporting, Annual Report and Press Release
Delivering monthly Board reporting including providing management commentary and key metrics
Ensuring accurate reporting for complex areas such as M&A, restructuring, treasury, pension, shares schemes
Identifying and implementing process improvement and changes required by ERP updates / new standards such as IFRS 16
Working closely with various Group stakeholders including tax, treasury, commercial accounting, management accounting, company secretarial and systems
You will be an ACA/ACCA qualified Accountant with considerable technical accounting knowledge and prior experience in a group accounting role.
You will have strong knowledge of reporting standards such as IFRS and have had exposure to accounting for corporate transactions (acquisitions, restructuring etc).
A competitive basic salary and benefits
23 days holiday (rising to 27) with the opportunity to buy extra leave
Company matched pension, life assurance, a cycle2work scheme, 15 weeks' fully paid maternity, adoption and shared parental leave…and plenty more