Financial Accountant - Northampton

Macildowie Associates
11 Aug 2018
27 Aug 2018
Job role

Financial Accountant - Northampton - ACA/ACCA - £40,000-£50,000

One of the most recognised brands in Northampton currently has an opportunity for a Financial Accountant to join their team in a permanent role.

Operating in a sector that is constantly undergoing change and evolution, the business has remained a leader in their field and is recognised as a highly innovative and exciting place to work. This role will be ideally suited to a first-time mover from accountancy practice, with a sound financial training.

As well as an excellent salary and benefits package, the business can offer excellent training and development opportunities for someone who is making their first move into Industry, and given the size of the organisation, can offer significant opportunity for progression long-term.

You will be working closely with the Finance Director and Heads of Department to make strategic decisions based on sound financial knowledge and understanding. You will also act as the main point of contact for the department for all enquiries surrounding Sarbanes Oxley, Financial Statements, Audits and Group policy.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Production of Statutory Accounts under IFRS
  • Implementation and testing of Sarbanes Oxley controls
  • Completion of annual Tax returns for Group companies.
  • Submission of VAT returns
  • Implementation and management of robust internal controls systems.
  • Liaision with HMRC and External Audit teams
  • Involvement in Group reporting

As well as being ACA/ACCA qualified, you will also have strong working knowledge of VAT, understanding of SOX and experience of producing IFRS accounts. Advanced Excel ability is advantageous and the ability to build cross-function relationships.

If you are an ambitious, Practice trained accountant looking for their first move into Industry, then apply now for immediate consideration or get in touch for more info.

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