This exciting Retail business based in Peterborough is looking to recruit a Newly qualified Accountant straight from Practice to lead a team.
Reporting into the Financial Accounting Manager you will be managing a team of 5 Purchase ledger staff and be responsible for all aspects of Financial Accounting and Reporting for the Group, ensuring quality and timely processing of financial information.
If you are a driven character with strong commercial awareness and the ambition and desire to progress your career then this could be the career move for you.
This is a permanent role offering £45,000, 22 days annual leave, rising by 1 day extra each year to a max of 27 per annum, Pension Scheme (after 3 months), optional Personal Health (after 3 months), Free Car Parking, Staff subsidised canteen/costa and 20% Staff Discount on products.
Prepare the Group’s monthly consolidation model.
Provide technical accounting guidance to the Senior Management Team and wider business
Support the development of Short term Cash Forecasts wherever possible.
Drive the development of Group finance systems to deliver efficient and effective finance processes.
Manage and develop direct reports covering performance reviews and setting of objectives.
Active involvement in the integration of new acquisitions into the Group to ensure adherence to Group policy and reporting compliance.
Liaison with auditors to complete year end statutory accounts together with Tax Computations (incl. deferred tax) – completion of ‘prop forma’.
Preparation and maintenance of the consolidation model and ensure clear reconciliation of Management Accounts.