Reporting Accountant

Job Title: Reporting Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chippenham, Wiltshire
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Reference: 3625415_1561648901
Contact Name: Harry Ataou
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 27, 2019 16:21

Job Description

Corporate Reporting Accountant - Chippenham, Wiltshire - up to £50,000 per annum - Hays Accountancy & Finance

Your new company

Hays Accountancy & Finance are partnering with a leading and well-established logistics and supply chain group based in Chippenham, Wiltshire to recruit for a dynamic and experienced Corporate Reporting Accountant. An FTSE listed plc that has a blue-chip customer based across a range of sectors including the FMCG, defence and distribution markets. A great opportunity for a qualified 1st time mover from practise or an experienced industry accountant where you can really add value and develop further.

Your new role

Reporting into the Head of Corporate Reporting your key duties will include planning, co-ordination and preparation of the Annual Report and Accounts. Co-ordination and planning of the Group Audit, preparation of information required for audit and monitoring of progress. Interaction with the auditors and liaison with internal finance teams along with preparation of Audit Committee, Remuneration Committee and Board papers. You will plan, co-ordinate and prepare the UK and Ireland subsidiary companies and joint venture statutory accounts along with review and interpret technical accounting pronouncements and assessment of their impact on Group reporting. You will provide control, analysis and reporting of other Corporate Reporting areas such as share schemes, pensions, captive insurance company reporting and property provisions along with involvement in ad-hoc reports/projects.

What you'll need to succeed

To be considered for this permanent Reporting Accountant role you will need experience within a similar position, qualified ACA/ACCA with 2-3 PQE. Currently either in the profession looking for a first move into industry or in commerce looking for a step up into a Plc role. You will need experience of statutory reporting processes for groups of companies including a plc. With strong verbal and written communication skills, key MS Excel knowledge and up to date knowledge of IFRS and UK GAAP. You will be self-motivated, enthusiastic and able to work accurately under pressure, plus flexible to the needs of the business during key reporting periods.

What you'll get in return

This full-time Reporting Accountant role is based in Chippenham, Wiltshire offering a salary up to £50,000 per annum. Package includes private medical care, pension scheme, parking-onsite along with further company benefits. A great position where you can really add value and develop further within a leading and successful Plc.

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