Interim Financial Reporting Accountant

Marks Sattin
Leeds, UK
Competitive salary
07 Nov 2020
28 Nov 2020
Job role
Experience level
Qualified accountant
Interim Financial Reporting Accountant
| £300 - £400 per day

An innovative, leading organisation in a period of growth is looking for a Financial Reporting Accountant to join its group finance team in Leeds for a full-time, interim role which may lead to a permanent position. The Interim Accountant will lead on all aspects of Group accounting policy, technical accounting support for commercial projects and new standard implementation, in addition to playing a key role in internal and external financial reporting.

Your New Role

Primary responsibilities of the Financial Reporting Accountant will include:
  • Providing a range of accounting knowledge, insight and analysis across all the Group's businesses, on a separate and consolidated basis
  • Managing the Group's accounting team, addressing technical accounting queries and projects from Corporate and the business units
  • Working with the wider Group Finance team to prepare external consolidated financial reporting under IFRS, with a focus on the preparation of disclosures
  • Being the key point of contact with the auditors, drafting technical papers to support accounting treatment adopted
  • Assisting with the preparation of papers and reports for Audit Committee and Board
  • Playing a key role in the development of the Group's financial accounting and reporting capabilities, responding to senior stakeholder requirements
  • Assisting with month end reporting, reviewing management accounts and providing technical support to Corporate accountant
  • Inputting to continuous improvement, driving improvements in the business's processes and procedures
  • Supporting tax and treasury

About You

Applications are invited from qualified Financial Accountants who demonstrate:
  • An ACA, Big four background (preferred)
  • Excellent technical accounting skills, likely gained through several years' post-qualified experience
  • Post-practice experience in industry
  • Experience engaging at senior levels within an organisation
  • A strong grasp of IFRS
  • Confidence with complex accounting areas, including derivatives and hedge accounting
  • Tax and treasury exposure
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to adapt tone and style to a variety of audiences


On offer for the interim Financial Reporting Accountant will be £300 - £400 per day, dependent on experience.

Apply Now

If you would like to find out more about this excellent Financial Reporting Accountant role, please apply today.

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