Assistant Reporting Accountant

Chester Permanent £45,000 - £55,000 per year
  • Varied Financial Accountant role
  • Fast growing, inquisitive business

About Our Client

Fast growing, inquisitive and innovative business, requires an Assistant Reporting Accountant to support this growth. Offering a positive and award winning culture, this organisation offers an excellent opportunity for an ambitious Financial Accountant.

Job Description

Duties will include:

  • Planning and preparing year end and statutory accounts.
  • Transferring management accounts trial balance to statutory accounts format.
  • To assist in preparation of statutory accounts and collaborating closely with external auditors as required.
  • Review and prepare group accounting policies.
  • Group tax reconciliations and liaison with external tax advisers for year-end tax provisioning.
  • Supporting preparation of consolidated management accounts and monthly board pack.
  • Day to day accounting for our holding companies on-trading company management accounts.
  • Non-trading company VAT returns quarterly.
  • Consolidation of subsidiary balance sheet reconciliations.
  • Co-ordinate financial and non-financial inputs into monthly reporting pack.
  • Compiling of Group KPIs.
  • Preparing data for submission to investors platform.
  • Preparing data for submission to Banks.
  • Support planning and preparing annual budgeting and quarterly re forecasting.
  • Support implementation of new finance system.
  • Support with potential acquisitions.
  • Financial due diligence.
  • Forecasting/modelling.
  • Post acquisition accounting pre handover to management accounts team.
  • Integration into group systems.

The Successful Applicant

You will be ideally be a ACA or ACCA qualified candidate, with a practice background, however accountants from an industry background will also be considered.

What's on Offer

The role offers a salary of circa £50,000 (potential negotiation on this), plus a wide range of flexible benefits. Hybrid working is available, ideally 3 days site working.

The role is initially on a 12 month fixed term contract basis, with a strong opportunity of a permanent role.

The role offers an excellent opportunity to join a high growth and successful business offering a positive and engaging culture.

Clare Wright
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Phone number
+44 151 255 3783

Job summary

Job function
Financial Accounting
Business Services
Contract type
Consultant name
Clare Wright
Consultant phone
+44 151 255 3783
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