Group Financial Accountant

Job Title: Group Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + excellent bens
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: STL16892405_1539342672
Contact Name: Stephen Linley
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 12, 2018 12:11

Job Description



£38,000 to £44,000 + excellent bens

Leeds, Head Office

My client is a market leading business in their niche industry sector, specialising in infrastructure and engineering. Already an established name in the market, they have exciting plans in-place to further develop their portfolio and increase their turnover to c. £500m over the next 12 months. They have an incredible culture and as such great employee attrition, meaning they can't often offer opportunities to join the business. This newly created Group Financial Accountant role however, gives you that opportunity.

Brief overview of role

  • This new role will be the primary lead accountant for multiple holding companies.
  • For each company, the role holder will be responsible for monthly shareholder reporting, budget and quarterly forecast production, board paper writing and distribution and completion of statutory accounts.
  • Working together with the Tax and Treasury Manager to calculate the tax charges in each company and ensuring all HMRC deliverables are met.
  • Liaison with external auditors (Big4)
  • Communication with both the trading entities and with overseas shareholders.
  • The role will also involve coaching junior members of the finance team who may assist in completing the work on these companies.
  • Reporting to the Finance Manager, but also working with the FD and Tax and Treasury Manager.


  • ACA qualified 0-2 years PQE
  • Technically strong financial controls experience
  • Confident and with ability to nurture relationships with internal customers
  • Ambition to potentially build a team

If you're looking for that first step into industry and the above has peaked your interest, my client and I would love to hear from you.

Apply with your updated CV to be in consideration for this excellent Group Financial Accountant opportunity.