Financial Accountant

Job Title: Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum
Reference: RB4933_1544102401
Contact Name: Michael Swinburn
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 06, 2018 13:20

Job Description

Robertson Bell are recruiting for a newly qualified Financial Accountant/Auditor to be based in Leeds, for a large complex organisation that is influential in making a difference and going through an exciting period of change.

This is an excellent opportunity for an individual looking for their first step out of practice or an individual who has recently qualified as an accountant. The main duties of the role include:

* Be responsible for implementing and drafting the accounting regulations for the organisation, this includes updating the wider organisations with the changes
* Develop and maintain excellent relationships with key stakeholders including senior management in the organisation
* Work alongside finance colleagues with a range of business proposals proving guidance and communicating to several external partners to maximise the strength of the proposal
* Liaise with the external auditors, ensuring that timescales are communicated and agreed with all polices and procedures

The successful candidate will ideally be qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA who can demonstrate a sound knowledge of general accounting principles and strong attention to detail, with the ambition to further their skills and knowledge. The candidate must not only be technically astute but also demonstrate a proactive approach to their work, continuously looking to improve the services and outputs delivered by the high performing finance team. Candidates from all sector backgrounds will be considered.