Head of Finance

West Yorkshire Permanent £60,000 - £65,000
  • A great working environment and great benefits
  • An opportunity for a qualified accountant to develop a newly created role

About Our Client

This is a well established not for profit centralising a shared service centre in W. Yorkshire, but will be open to a blended home and office based working pattern with likely 60% based working from home.

A great working culture and committed to fostering career and personal development of the staff they are a disability confident employer with a commitment to recruiting and supporting a diverse workforce.

Job Description

A great opportunity for an experienced technical / group accountancy manager to join a not for profit organisation based in W.Yorkshire into a newly created role of Head of Finance - Group Accounting. Key areas of delivery will include:

  • All Accounting, Taxation, and Statutory reporting across the Group in the UK and its international regions.

  • Providing a strong technical lead in Financial Reporting and have a great understanding of accounting for large Charities.

  • Effective management and support of people, processes and procedures to achieve a smooth period end and year end close, active tax planning and compliance, and a smooth external Audit.
  • Responsibility for all indirect taxation matters, including transfer pricing implications for intercompany transactions.

  • Driving efficiency and identifying opportunities for simplification in structures and processes

  • Delivery of accurate and timely reporting, which is compliant with all relevant Legislation, Accounting Standards and Group policy.

  • Providing the leadership team with confidence that the Group's financial position is well controlled, and accurately reported.

The Successful Applicant

Ideally candidates will be fully accountancy qualified ( ACA / ACCA / CIMA / CIPFA ) or equivalent with experience in senior financial, management and tax accounting roles additionally they following key skills and experience are required:

  • In depth knowledge of UK and overseas GAAP, and multi entity, multi-currency consolidations
  • Experience of large ERP systems, and mainstream consolidation packages
  • Comfortable with manipulating data in excel for detailed modelling and analysis
  • In depth knowledge of current UK tax rules for both direct and indirect taxes, and compliance requirements
  • Comfortable working in an environment of ongoing change and process improvement.
  • The role is currently being worked on a remote basis, but when the situation changes for staff to return to the office thee successful candidate will be working and managing a team in W. Yorkshire and so will need to be able to commute to the area for c40 - 60% of the working week

What's on Offer

c£63,000 depending on relevant experience plus a great holiday entitlement

Staff discounts and loan schemes such as cycle to work

Free parking

The role is currently being worked on a remote basis, but when the situation changes for staff to return to the office thee successful candidate will be working and managing a team in W. Yorkshire and so will need to be able to commute to the area for c40 - 60% of the working week

Contact
Lucy Rider
Quote job ref
JN-042021-2565318
Phone number
+44 113 243 7717

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Consultant name
Lucy Rider
Consultant phone
+44 113 243 7717
Job reference
JN-042021-2565318