Senior Financial Accountant

  • Location

    Swindon, Wiltshire

  • Sector:

    Financial Services

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  • Salary:

    £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum

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  • Published:

    26 days ago

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  • Client:

    Hays Senior Finance

Hays Senior Finance are recruiting for a Senior Financial Accountant for a leading financial services business

Your new company
Hays Senior Finance are partnered with a leading financial services organisation based in Swindon to recruit a Senior Financial Accountant to their high performing central finance function. This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing, large organisation with a supportive and inclusive culture with a genuine focus on work life balance.

Your new role
As the Senior Financial Accountant, you'll be responsible for managing and developing the high-performing financial accounting team and taking a key role in the development and implementation of best-in-class processes and controls. Specifically, you'll be responsible for:

  • Leading month end reporting and analysis
  • Leading the preparation of regulatory and tax reporting
  • Developing and maintaining strong processes and controls
  • Driving continuous improvement across the finance function
  • Managing and developing a team of 3 direct reports
  • Preparing MI packs for various internal stakeholders
  • Maintaining relationships with internal and external stakeholders

What you'll need to succeed
Due to the nature of this role, it's vital that you'll be a qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA) with significant PQE in a large audit firm or a corporate reporting environment. It'd also be great if you had;

  • Experience of the financial services industry
  • Experience of HMRC and FCA reporting
  • Experience of MS Dynamics
  • Excellent team leadership and communication skills
  • Knowledge of IFRS

What you'll get in return
As a key figure in this exciting, progressive business where you'll have access to plenty of development opportunities, you'll be remunerated with;

  • Basic salary up to £65,000
  • Car allowance and annual bonus
  • Enhanced pension and a range of other flex. benefits

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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