Chief Financial Accountant

Job Title: Chief Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Reference: 3419905_1536770649
Contact Name: Zachary Crawford
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 12, 2018 17:44

Job Description

A Senior Financial Accountant job within a global organisation

Your new company
A true global leader in manufacturing and FMCG, with an excellent diverse culture, and a driven, fast-paced environment. With a large head office finance function based in Manchester, the business has an opportunity for a qualified accountant to join as Chief Financial Accountant facing the UK business.

Your new role
As Chief Accountant you will report to the Group Financial Accounting Manager. Using SAP, you will own and manage all UK financial accounting, statutory accounts, tax, VAT and government returns, for all of the organisation's UK-based entities, alongside managing a team of two part-qualified accountants.

What you'll need to succeed
You will be ACA qualified with over 5 years' experience in financial accounting roles. You will at least be in your second industry position already, with extensive tax, VAT, statutory accounts and closing month end experience. Ideally you will have experience/knowledge of SAP and hyperion, however although this is a bonus it is not required.

What you'll get in return
You'll receive a salary up to £55k, alongside a strong benefits package including car allowance, a huge pension contribution, private healthcare, and a strong holiday allowance. This global organisation has excellent modern offices and plenty of free on-site parking (as well as plenty of public transport links).

What you need to do now
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