Head Of Financial Reporting & Accounting

Job Reference: BBBH72950

Posted by: Natalie Verrey

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Permanent
Industry: Accountancy
Bedfordshire, UK
£75000 – £80000 per annum

Description of role:

Head of Financial Accounting (Permanent)

Bedfordshire

Is this the role for you?
I’m delighted to be assisting a global PE backed business that is undergoing an exciting period of growth with their search for a Head of Financial Accounting.
In this role you will work closely with key stakeholders to ensure an efficient and compliant accounting process.

What you will do:

Key elements of the role will include:

  • Planning and executing accurate and timely preparation of the annual financial statements for the business including managing external audit processes
  • Leading timely and accurate preparation of weekly, monthly and quarterly management accounts
  • Leading the month-end close process, ensuring appropriate plans are in place to meet reporting deadlines
  • Taking ownership of forecasting, budgeting and strategic planning process around income, costs, balance sheet and cash flow accounting
  • Leading on tax matters including VAT compliance and filing
  • Line Management of a small Finance team
  • Continuous development of accounting processes and controls
  • Working with key stakeholders on strategic internal projects to support the company’s growth


What you will need:

The ideal candidate will be a Qualified Accountant (ACA/ACCA or equivalent) with 5 years PQE, a professional demeanour, exceptional communication skills, and a high level of ambition.

They should demonstrate initiative, enjoy working independently & thrive in a dynamic team environment.

Apply now for immediate consideration.

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You must be eligible to work in the UK without requiring sponsorship.

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