M&A Accountant

Posted 25 January 2023
Salary £45000 - £50000 per annum
LocationBolton
DisciplineQualified Finance
ReferenceKG/7894/MA
Contact NameKathryn Goulding

Job description

Axon Moore are delighted to be partnering with an ambitious and acquisitive business in Bolton to recruit a newly qualified M&A Accountant.

This is a coveted position that will spring board the successful candidates career within 12- 18 months, giving them ample variety and full end-to-end responsibility for the Group’s acquisitions and projects as well gaining excellent exposure to a high calibre finance team and senior stakeholders.

Responsibilities include:
  • Acquisition accounting and computation of opening balance sheets and adjustments to align to Group accounting policies
  • Partnering and liaising with other departments to ensure a smooth transition to all aspects of the Group’s systems and processes, ensuring a joined-up approach across the business
  • Drive process and system improvements across various Group companies, increasing robustness of controls
  • Lead migration from acquisitions’ legacy finance system to the Group’s finance system and transition acquisitions to Group company’s processes and controls
  • Create new analysis and reporting as required
  • Ad-hoc projects as required by Group Finance Director and Financial Controller
This an opportunity not to be missed, which will allow the successful candidate to gain sought after and unique experience. The role will suit an individual who is pro-active, enthusiastic and able to manage and prioritise workloads.

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 kgoulding@axonmoore.com or on 07464 598852.