Robert Half

Financial Accountant

England, Derbyshire, Derby
£35000 - £45000 per annum
06 Oct 2017
03 Nov 2017
Aaron Briggs
Qualification Level
Fully qualified, Newly qualified
Professional Membership
Contract Type
The Role

Robert Half are working with a growing professional services business to recruit a Financial Accountant based at their head office in Derby. This role will be responsible for all accounting and financial compliance and will be reporting in to the Finance Director.

Your key responsibilities will include:
  • Providing support towards the completion of the statutory accounts
  • Play an active role in the business role out of technical updates
  • Assisting with the completion of the year end process
  • Provide quarterly forecast support to stakeholders
  • Working closely with internal stakeholders in meeting company reporting timelines
  • Proactively contribute to maintaining and improving a strong internal control environment, identifying and proposing potential solutions.
  • Assist with the month end close process.
  • Respond to all queries in a positive and timely manner whilst adhering to the escalation policy at all times.
  • Ensuring timely completion of all the groups external submission obligations including P11D's and PSA.

Your profile

The ideal candidate will be a first time mover from practice in to industry, newly-qualified. You must have strong verbal and written communication skills and can communicate at all levels with the ability to work within a team. Time management and prioritisation to meet tight deadlines will be essential.

You will need the following:
  • Newly qualified ACCA, ACA
  • Good understanding of Microsoft Office programmes
  • Preparation of statutory accounts under varying accounting standards
  • Good working knowledge of IFRS and UK GAAP.
  • Good knowledge of internal controls
  • A positive, enthusiastic, 'can do' approach

The Company

The business are an instantly recognisable brand based on Pride Park in Derby and are currently experiencing a period of growth and development within their chosen field. The company operate on a national scale and yet are fully committed to connecting more with people in the region, sponsoring and taking part in events throughout the county.

Salary & Benefits

£35000 - £45000 + bonus, free parking, private healthcare and contributory pension scheme that increases with length of service.

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply. By applying to this position, you acknowledge that you have read and accept the following terms: