Financial Accountant

Posted 20 September 2023
Salary £50000 - £55000 per annum
Discipline Qualified Finance
Contact NameKathryn Goulding

Job description

Axon Moore are partnering with a prestigious PE backed business near Bolton to recruit a newly qualified Financial Accountant into their high-calibre and first class finance team. This is an excellent time to join as our client is well positioned to see sustained growth, with a proven track record of success, and at the forefront of their sector.

The role will suit an enthusiastic ACA/ACCA individual, preferably from an audit background, who wishes to step into a varied and progressive role within industry, with the opportunity to drive change and make the role their own.

Responsibilities include:
  • Production of monthly management accounts and group consolidation
  • Produce monthly balance sheet reconciliations and intercompany reconciliations
  • Production of monthly forecasts and annual detailed budgets
  • Overhead variance analysis and forecasting analysis on group and intercompany stock levels
  • Sales, gross margin and discount analysis and commentary
  • Develop group reporting dashboards using PowerBI
  • KPI reporting
  • ONS reporting and other ad hoc financial reports
  • Environmental reporting for Group, WEEE and packaging
  • Management of foreign currencies including hedges
  • VAT Returns, tax reporting and tax calculations (Patent box, R&D expenditure credit)
  • Support the CFO with the implementation of a new ERP system
  • Support the Financial Controller on ad hoc projects such as new business models and potential acquisitions
  • Opportunity to support wider Group on M&A, change projects & internal audit
What you will get in return:
  • Competitive salary
  • Bonus
  • Group share scheme
  • Excellent exposure & development from the Financial Controller & CFO.
  • Brilliant progression plan
  • Hybrid working schedule
Our local Lancashire Axon Moore team recruit all accounting and finance roles from CFO to transactional finance on both a temporary and permanent basis. For more information about this role or our wider team, please contact Kat Goulding on or on 07464 598852.