This is an exciting opportunity for a qualified accountant (ACCA / ACA or equivalent) to join this rapidly growing company where you can add value immediately and continue to develop your career. With annual turnover of c£20m the company aims to double in size this year through organic growth and acquisition and the Finance Director now needs to appoint a no.2 in finance.

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Preparation of monthly management accounts and reports for local management and submission to the parent company
  • Balance sheet reconciliations and inter-company accounting
  • Financial Analysis including contract margin review
  • Stock / inventory control and reporting
  • Cashflow reporting and oversight of credit control
  • Bank account reconciliations
  • Supervision and development of an Assistant Accountant and finance transaction support staff
  • Assist with statutory reporting and returns (e.g. VAT)
  • Support with integration of acquired companies
  • Development and improvement of accounting processes, controls and compliance

To be successful in this role you will need the following qualifications, experience and attributes:

Qualified accountant e.g. ACCA / ACA

  • Experience of undertaking a similar role in industry or possibly seeking your first move from an accountancy practice
  • Excellent technical accounting skills and experience of preparing monthly management accounts
  • Good experience / knowledge of stock accounting
  • Excellent attention to detail and analytical skills
  • Experience of supervising / developing junior finance staff would be advantageous
  • The ability to work on your own initiative but with a strong ‘team’ approach
  • Good organisation and planning skills with the ability to meet deadlines
  • Good IT skills including Excel and accounting packages such as SAGE

To apply please forward your CV to  together with details of your current salary, benefits and notice period.