Financial Accountant - ACA/ACCA 1st time mover

Posted 04 June 2024
Salary £45000 - £55000 per annum
Discipline Qualified Finance
Contact NameDaniel Kay

Job description

Financial Accountant | Stockport (2 days in office) | £45,000 - £55,000 | PE backed

Axon Moore are working with a highly acquisitive services business who are searching for a Group Financial Accountant to join their team. We are looking for a qualified, technically strong financial accountant who is looking for their 1st move from practice or audit. 

Reporting into the Group Financial Controller, you will be responsible for:
  • Involvement in the production and timely submission of monthly, quarterly, and annual financial reporting packs.
  • Responsible for all monthly and ad-hoc reporting to Private Equity owners.
  • Ownership of certain central cost centres, ensuring management accounts are accurate and challenging the results against budget.
  • Responsible for maintaining detailed balance sheet reconciliations for all companies
  • Prepare statutory accounts for all legal entities, including half-year and year-end Group accounts.
  • Month-end ledger close for bank, accounts payable, accounts receivable and general ledger for all companies
  • Assist with the Groups FP&A and M&A activities, including forecasting and modelling.
  • Preparation of financial reports on a timely basis, providing accurate commentary and investigation into variances when required.
  • Assist with new acquisitions where needed and ensure their results can be consolidated into the group accounts.
Person specification:
  • ACA/ACCA Qualified
  • Strong technical expertise in accounting principles, standards, and regulations
  • Detail-oriented with a commitment to accuracy and integrity in financial reporting and analysis.
  • Possess strong numeracy and analytical skills, supported by excellent technical skills.
  • Proactive team player with excellent organisational skills.
Please apply for immediate consideration or contact Danny Kay on 07921 394 114.