Financial Accountant

Posted 27 March 2024
Salary £48000 - £50000 per annum
Discipline Qualified Finance
Contact NameKathryn Goulding

Job description

Axon Moore are delighted to be exclusively partnering with an instantly recognisable and international FTSE 100 business near Bolton, to appoint a new Financial Accountant. The business are a well-established, global enterprise who are known for their innovative products!

You will provide subject matter expertise on accounting standards and how to apply them across the business. You will play a vital role in helping to drive continuous improvement in accounting and financial control and delivering statutory reporting across the business.

Responsibilities include:
  • Overseeing the UK controls, including the annual completion of the Financial Control Framework
  • Providing support to international hubs and sharing best practice to ensure robust controls across the group
  • VAT compliance processes and return preparation, covering UK and International VAT
  • Responsible for completion of the entity year end statutory accounts
  • Leading the annual corporation tax compliance work and preparing the tax submissions to group
  • Identify process improvement opportunities
  • Supporting period end reporting processes as necessary
  • Ad hoc projects including improving controls, processes, implementation and potential acquisitions
In return our client offers:
  • £50,000 starting salary
  • Bonus
  • Company pension
  • Life assurance
  • Enhanced maternity, paternity and sick pay
  • Healthcare plan
  • Hybrid working options, with 3 days in the office per week
  • Ample progression opportunities, including encouraging internal moves inline with personal development and career goals
The successful applicant will be an ambitious, pro-active qualified accountant either looking to make their first move from practice or have previous experience within a financial accounting environment with a broad knowledge of accounting standards and compliance. This individual will gain exceptional exposure and shadow and learn from a high calibre and supportive Financial Controller.

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.