Group Financial Accountant

  1. Permanent
£40,000 - £52,000 per annum + package and free parking
16891100

Leeds, West Yorkshire

The details

Our client is looking for a Qualified Financial Accountant with Industry experience, role is based in central Leeds and offering clear routes for progression.

Role detail:

This job will report to the Financial Controller and offers scope to develop your skills in a very friendly organisation and reporting into qualified finance professionals

  • Preparation of Group financial statements that form a significant part of the annual and interim reports
  • Preparation of the Group financial statements
  • Preparation of the statutory accounts for all subsidiaries and joint ventures under FRS101
  • Assist in the annual audit and other projects
  • Preparing and reviewing audit schedules
  • Production of monthly reports and schedules to meet group requirements and deadlines
  • Ensuring accurate representation of accounts data through completion of reconciliations and maintenance of data quality
  • Review of balance sheet reconciliations, escalating risks and issues
  • Preparation of Group VAT returns

The ideal candidate for this role will be:

  • ACA/ACCA qualified
  • Excellent communication skills - a proven ability to converse with peers and senior leaders
  • Sound understanding of financial reporting - up to date with current reporting standards
  • Self-motivated and proactive
  • Ability to work positively within a change environment and possess change leadership qualities.
  • Excellent attention to detail, organised, with strong problem solving skills.

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