Role details

Temporary Financial Accountant

Sheffield   •  Temporary

Bullet points

  • Must be a qualified Accountant ( ACA / ACCA / CIPFA / CIMA )
  • Ideally have experience of Higher Education

About Our Client

S. Yorkshire - Sheffield based Education organisation

Job Description

You will work within the team responsible for the day-to-day processing of all financial transactions and the management of the organisation's financial systems. Within the team you will prepare all financial information including budgets, forecasts, and financial statements and monitor compliance with banking covenants. You will also offer professional advice and recommendations to staff across the organisation to ensure compliance with statutory and regulatory financial requirements.

This role is responsible for the leadership of two Assistant Financial Accountants and a Finance Assistant.

As a team you are responsible for the production of the annual financial statements, reconciliation of the general ledger control accounts, fixed asset accounting, cash flow forecasting and the investment of surplus funds. Your team are also responsible for providing tax advice and submission of VAT and corporate tax returns.

The Successful Applicant

You will be a CCAB qualified accountant ( ACA / ACCA / CIMA / CIPFA ) and possess the following experience:
- Experience of working in finance within a large organisation
- Experience of preparing year-end financial statements and analysis of financial data
- Experience of designing and implementing financial controls
- Experience of completing VAT returns and providing VAT / PAYE advice
- Experience of providing technical advice to non-financial colleagues
- Experience of managing a small team
- Experience of transitioning to IFRS / FRS102

What's on Offer

c£35,000 - £37,000 depending upon relevant experience with a good benefits package and working environment

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