Group Accountant

  • Location

    Burton upon Trent

  • Sector:

    Qualified Finance, Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £45000 - £55000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Tom Ryan

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  • Contact phone:

    0115 9222240

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Group Accountant | Burton upon Trent | £45,000 - £55,000 + Bonus | Hybrid Working

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. The role is hybrid and requires you to be in the office 3 to 4 times a week. You will also have increased flexibility due to not operating under core hours. They really value their people and have created a fantastic, fun and engaged culture as a result.

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 Head of Reporting you will be responsible for the provision of effective business insights to the wider business in order to drive performance.

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. 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.

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