Head of Accounting

Job Title: Head of Accounting
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Reference: 3705859_1572963537
Contact Name: Joel Knight
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 05, 2019 14:19

Job Description

Your new company
I am currently working with an innovative, forward thinking consultancy business looking for a head of accounting role to join the board in London. This reputable business is renowned for creating a great working culture with a large focus on personal and career development and presents a brilliant opportunity for a like minded finance professional to take on a number one role in the team.

Your new role
As part of the board you will be responsible for strategic and operational management of finance, with a wide range of duties and responsibilities including:

  • Staff management of the finance team
  • Accounts preparation and statutory accounting
  • Tax work including R&D credits and tax returns
  • Building strong working relationships with clients

What you'll need to succeed
You will need to be an ACA or ACCA qualified accountant with a strong accounting skill set with proven accounts prep, tax and staff management experience. You will need to be a confident communicator, capable of building strong working relationships both internally and externally.

What you'll get in return
You will be rewarded with a competitive salary and benefits package with the opportunity to work in an exciting, growing business with financial and operational responsibility for finance and the chance to make your mark on the business in this important stage of its growth and development.

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