Financial Accountant

Posted 02 November 2022
Salary £50000 - £60000 per annum
DisciplineQualified Finance
Contact NameJessica Coleman

Job description

Financial Accountant | £50,000 - £60,000 | Lancashire | High-Growth Retail Brand

Axon Moore is exclusively recruiting for a Financial Accountant for a highly reputable Retail business in the Blackburn area who have experienced sustained growth.

This is an excellent, newly created opportunity for a driven and ambitious candidate to develop under the guidance from a high-profile ACA CFO.  This is a highly visible role and you will be key in supporting the successful delivery of the Financial Strategy.

The successful Financial Accountant can expect to:
  • Consolidate and report the monthly management accounts, working with finance teams to ensure a complete and accurate P&L, Balance Sheet, and Cash flow.
  • Manage a small finance team
  • Partner business leaders in understanding and controlling their cost centres.
  • Support with the consolidated forecast and budget process.
  • Develop and improve meaningful financial modelling and analysis.
  • Support Finance Director in the production of monthly Board packs.
  • Lead annual external audit process and statutory accounts production.
  • Take ownership for all statutory requirements.
  • Support with tax compliance and advice.
  • Support with assessing the financial risks and tax implications from a commercial and technical perspective.
  • Ensure that financial controls and processes are in place & maintained.
The successful applicant will be an ambitious individual looking for strong career progression. They’ll need to have the self-motivation and gravitas to lead in the above role headlines, and they’ll need to hold relevant qualifications (ACA / ACCA /CIMA) and experience. This would ideally suit a technically strong ACA looking to make a difference in a growing business.

If you are interested in hearing more then please send your CV to Jessica Coleman in the Chorley office.

Axon Moore recruits all roles from CFO through to transactional finance on both a permanent and interim basis. For more information please see our website at