Internal Controls Accountant

Job Title: Internal Controls Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham, West Midlands
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus + flexible working
Start Date: .
Reference: 4067171_1632393254
Contact Name: Adam Hair
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 23, 2021 11:34

Job Description

Internal Controls Accountant - FTSE 100 - Finance

FULL eligibility to work in the UK is essential. No visa sponsorships.

Your new company
This Internal Controls Accountant role is with a large FTSE-listed business based in the West Midlands. You will be joining a respected team in a high performing Finance function with excellent progression opportunities.

Your new role
This highly varied role with give you exposure to all areas of the business, not just Finance. You will play a critical role in ensuring a strong internal control environment is maintained and be actively involved in supporting business-wide process & control improvements through standardisation and automation. This will also require ensuring ongoing compliance with SOx regulations.

You will act as Business Partner supporting the business through a variety of operational audit reviews by helping them address any major issues found by the Internal Audit department and guiding them through the remediation plan actions.

You will also be actively involved in helping the business identify and manage their key risks - both operational and financial. You will promote a risk-aware culture through the running of risk workshops, help the business to set it's risk appetite and maintain a centralised risk register.

What you'll need to succeed
You will hold a relevant qualification (ACA/ACCA), preferably obtained through Big 4 practice. Prior exposure to SOx is highly advantageous. Candidates from an Internal Audit, Internal Controls or External Audit background will be considered. You must be personable, ambitious and have strong stakeholder management & influencing skills.

What you'll get in return
£40,000-£45,000 + bonus + benefits

What you need to do now
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