Group Financial Accountant

Posted 25 March 2024
Salary £50000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus and Benefits
Discipline Qualified Finance
Contact NameBriony Gregson

Job description

Group Financial Accountant | Salford (hyrbid) | Up to £50,000 plus Bonus | PE Backed Professional Services

Job Overview:

Axon Moore are pleased to be working with a global PE Backed Professional Services business who are leading in their sector. With exceptional year on year growth and investment from a global PE House, the business has ambitious growth plans, both organic and through acquisition.

If you are ACA/ACCA qualified, looking for your first move out of practice into an Award Winning Employer, please do reach out for a confidential discussion.

  • Assist with the co-ordination of the annual audit and financial statement preparation process for the Group and its subsidiaries
  • Liaise with the external auditors
  • Assist in preparation and review of statutory returns
  • Become a super user of the Group consolidation software
  • Assist with the implementation of new IFRS and other reporting standards applicable to the Group, including non-financial measures such as climate reporting
  • Preparation of accounting papers for new business lines & client contracts
  • Involvement in adhoc financial reporting and financial systems projects, such as identifying & implementing improvements in reporting and consolidation processes
  • Monthly management account preparation
  • Review general ledger account reconciliations and monitor/ challenge outcomes
  • Prepare and post consolidation adjustments
  • Assist with the co-ordination and preparation of the budget for the Group
  • Assist with the preparation of the monthly Board Report Analysis of results, identifying and providing commentary on key variances
Person Specification:
  • ACA/ACCA Qualified
  • First time mover from practice or have some industry experience
  • Technically astute
  • Advanced excel skills
  • Willing to learn and take responsibility 
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Free Onsite Gym plus classes
  • Wellbeing programmes
  • Enhanced Maternity/Paternity leave
  • Career progression opportunities