Group Accountant

England, Lancashire
20 Nov 2017
20 Dec 2017
Olivia Greer
Qualification Level
Fully qualified
Professional Membership
Contract Type

As Group Accountant, you will be responsible for the preparation of the monthly consolidated profit and loss, balance sheet and cash flow statements and subsequent analysis of what impact the numbers could have on the business.

Client Details

Our Lancashire based client are extremely profitable and have recently been recognised as one of the fastest growing businesses in the UK.

With impressive growth plans for expansion in the UK and abroad, this Group Accountant role offers a brilliant platform for a practice trained ACA/ACCA qualified accountant to grow their career and progress rapidly within the business.


As an integral part of the Group Finance team, you will receive guidance and support from senior leaders who are willing to help progress your career as your position and influence within the company expands.

This position will offer an exciting mix of analytical, reporting and strategic work to the chosen candidate.

Some of the key responsibilities for this Group Financial Accountant role will be to produce budgets and forecasts, work to ensure a smooth audit completion at year end, and to assist with balance sheet reconciliations. You will also have the chance to add value by offering new ways to streamline processes and enhance the efficiency of the group finance department.

In addition to performing some technical work, you will also have the opportunity to business partner with stakeholders inside and outside of finance and gain an insight to what the key drivers of the business are.

As the organisation is growing so quickly, this group role is a great first step into a fluid business that can allow for progression around the wider finance team.


The successful candidate for this Group Accountant role in Lancashire will be:
  • A fully qualified ACA/ACCA accountant - ideally newly qualified / with up to 3 years post qualified experience
  • An ACA/ACCA qualified professional from a Big 4 / Top 10 accountancy firm
  • A technically strong, astute accountant
  • An ambitious individual, looking to work in a progressive, fast paced environment

Job Offer

This Group Accountant role in Lancashire can offer a competitive salary and benefits, as well as fantastic career progression opportunities.