Finance Accountant

Job Title: Finance Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Reference: 13944692/001_1536598758
Contact Name: Lewis Rowe
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 10, 2018 17:59

Job Description

Reporting into the Financial Reporting Manager, the Finance Accountant will be vital in ensuring that the business is kept up to date with changes to accounting requirements for this role based in the international head office of this pharmaceutical brand located in Reading.

Client Details

Our client is a FTSE listed business in the pharmaceutical sector based in Reading who has just gone through a period of high sales and is now looking to expand their finance team. They take pride in providing outstanding development and progression prospects in this fast-moving environment, and overall this is a great opportunity for the right candidate to come in as a Finance Accountant.


As the Finance Accountant, you will be responsible for keeping the group accounts up to date with any changes to IFRS accounting standards. You will also be preparing the company and group statutory accounts, be a key contact for auditors, and as the Finance Accountant you will assist other finance departments with technical accounting issues.


For this Finance Accountant role in Reading we are looking for a newly qualified accountant (ACA or ACCA qualified) who has experience of auditing group accounts at Head Office in line with IFRS, reviewing statutory and consolidated accounts, is up to date with changes to IFRS and has strong Excel skills. Previous experience with consolidations and IFRS is advantageous but is not a requirement for this role.

Job Offer

£45,000 - £55,000 + bonus, Healthcare, Pension, 25 days holiday