Head of Financial Accounting

Job Title: Head of Financial Accounting
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary: Up to £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Reference: RB5672_1552516540
Contact Name: Michael Swinburn
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 13, 2019 22:35

Job Description

If you are a finance professional looking for the next move in your career as a Head of Financial Accounting with an interest in working in a large complex organisation this could be of interest to you. Are you looking to join a dynamic organisation taking the lead on internal and external stakeholder engagement focusing on the annual accounts?

This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic and agile finance function, focusing on the annual report and consolidated accounts within a driven team. It is a pivotal role which will provide scrutiny into spending across both the organisation. This is a high profile position which is pivotal to the successful of the finance function, this is a rare chance to be at the heart of one of the biggest and most complex organisations. As Head of Financial Accounting, you will have the opportunity to work on a range of exciting projects and be a key contact for a number of external parties which have major influence across the country.

We are looking for a qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) with experience of managing a team of qualified and part qualified accountants, to help develop their capabilities and ensure the accurate delivery of the annual accounts. The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills dealing with a variety of stakeholders with the ability to build rapport quickly and efficiently. You will need to be a technical accountant with a real desire to get in to the detail, act as a champion for the division while leading on the consolidation of the accounts.

If you are interested in this position, please apply early as applications are being reviewed daily.