Financial Accountant

Financial Accountant

  • Location

    Derby, Derbyshire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £45000.00 per annum + additional benefits

  • Contact:

    Richard Bowe

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  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

  • Expiry date:


Are you fed up with the work/life balance in a large practice? This is a great opportunity for a qualified ACA, ACCA Accountant to make their first step out of practice and into industry.

My client is a highly prosperous business and continued expansion has resulted in their looking to recruit a Financial Accountant. The successful candidate will gain excellent exposure to senior stakeholders including board members. The position offers superb career advancement going forwards.

You will need to be a qualified ACA/ACCA with strong technical experience and commercial acumen.

Duties of the job will include:

  • Identifying, implementing and driving improvements to current processes and procedures
  • Managing year end statutory accounts and acting as a key point of contact for Audit and external partners
  • Working with internal stakeholders to ensure reporting deadlines are met
  • Assisting the finance leadership team in relation to M&A activity within the group and providing support for the acquisition and integration process
  • Providing technical accounting advice
  • Ad hoc project work

This is a high-profile role within the finance team and a fantastic chance to develop your career and gain experience to M&A in a large, flourishing business.

This role needs someone who is commercially driven, with outstanding communication and teamworking skills, self-drive and initiative and who will thrive in a fast-paced, developing environment. You will be a qualified Accountant (ACA/ACCA) who has trained and worked in a Big Top 10 practice. You are likely to be seeking your first move out of practice and into industry