Group Financial Accountant – Manager

Permanent | £55,000 per annum

An exceptional opportunity exists for a driven and experienced financial accountant. You will work in a senior financial accounting role within this large and successful financial services business based in South East Wales and play a key role within the management team.

The job

  • Responsible for statutory accounting processes under UK GAAP
  • Responsible for group reporting processes under group accounting standards
  • Develop accounting policies and procedures
  • Provide technical accounting support to other finance functions across the business
  • Management of three qualified accountants
  • Get involved with group taxation, to include including corporation tax, payroll tax, and VAT
  • Primary point of contact for the business with regards to VAT
  • Own treasury management and cash-flow forecasting
  • Continual improvement of financial reporting, including the governance and control framework. Oversight of the wider finance team’s control framework
  • Balance sheet control to include owning and running the monthly balance sheet

The person specification

  • Qualified accountant with 3 years PQE – ACA or ACCA preferred
  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills
  • Exceptional technical financial accounting skills
  • Financial services background preferred
  • Strong analysis skills
  • Treasury experience

Salary & Benefits

  • Salary up to £50-55,000 pa depending on experience
  • 24 days leave plus bank holidays
  • 6% employer contribution to pension
  • Flexible benefit scheme

A detailed job description is available on request.

How to apply

To apply please submit your CV, salary details and a brief supporting statement outlining the reasons why you would like to be considered for the post and how you meet these requirements.  For a discussion about the role please contact Ita McNeil-Jones on 07484 520006.

At a glance

Job title
Group Financial Accountant - Manager
Salary
£55,000 per annum
Location
Newport
Date posted
Thursday 20th June, 2019