Financial Reporting Accountant

Financial Reporting Accountant

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    Qualified Finance

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  • Salary:

    Competitive Salary

  • Contact:

    Ben Love

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  • Contact phone:

    0115 922 2240

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  • Published:

    18 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Ben Love

Financial Reporting Accountant Burton upon Trent

An outstanding opportunity to join a leading, modern and innovative business based in Burton upon Trent. Due to continued growth they are now seeking an ambitious ACA/ICAEW/ACCA Qualified Financial Reporting Accountant to join their dynamic finance team.
As our subject matter expert on all things balance sheet related, you’ll support the business in the day-to-day financial reporting, and will take the lead in preparing and researching in relation to their external Financial Reporting. Report into the Group Financial Controller you and will take ownership of the development and implementation of a new consolidations process for the businesses.

This pivotal role delivers reporting of business performance to internal and external stakeholders working with business area owners to deliver accurate and timely financial reporting. The role is broad, suiting an autonomous individual who enjoys working across the business to progress reporting and processes in an ever-evolving environment. To this end, they want someone with the prior knowledge to be able to own these processes and stamp their own mark on the reporting processes that underpin the foundations for their ambitious growth agenda.

They like people who think outside the box in their Finance team. Whilst being technically bright, you will need to bring strong business acumen and be able to consider the commercial accounting impacts as well as technical impacts for the business. An analytical mindset will be key in this role, and you’ll need to be a confident communicator who is able to clearly and simply communicate the impact and reasoning of accounting treatment to the most senior non-financial stakeholders.
Their ever-expanding business changes by the day. As such, you’ll be used to operating on the front foot and will be in touch with the operational side of the business to ensure we reflect and respond to changes quickly and efficiently. As a high growth business entering new markets also offers lots of opportunities to get involved with one off projects, and you will regularly partner with other cross-functional areas of our business.
This is a truly career defining role for someone passionate about both the technical and business sides of Finance looking for an opportunity to play an important part in a highly rated, growing team. In return for your hard work, they’ll provide you with lots of opportunity for progression across the breadth of Finance.

Who the client is looking for...
-Self-motivated, able to work on own initiative but to also be flexible in supporting the team
-Be able to strong and effective relationships across all areas of the business
-ACCA / ACA Qualified with experience in a similar role or as a first move from Practice/Audit 
-Proactive approach to individual training and development
-Excellent Excel skills

The Benefits...
- Our client offers flexible working and an excellent remuneration package including a competitive salary, bonus, private healthcare, enhanced pension scheme and flexi-time. 

Jobs you may have applied for include Group Financial Accountant, Group Accountant, Group Reporting Accountant, Financial Controller, Audit Senior. 

Cherry Professional are recruiting this role on behalf of the client.

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