Group Accountant

  • Job Reference: 10918a
  • Date Posted: 3 January 2019
  • Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
  • Location: Kettering
  • Salary: £45,000 to £50,000
  • Sector: Accounting & Finance
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

10918a - Group Accountant Job Spec
Location: Kettering

Our Client, a rapidly growing SME operating across the East Midlands, has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Group Accountant to join its dynamic team on a full-time permanent basis. The role is an integral part of the company's management structure and offers real opportunities to contribute to the day-to-day management and to influence the decision-making processes.

*Management of the accounts department (four staff),
*Preparation of monthly management accounts on a full pre-payment/accrual basis for all group companies,
*Monthly balance sheet reconciliation,
*Depreciation, fixed assets and other general journals,
*Cash management,
*Preparation of VAT returns,
*Overseeing Purchase ledger, general creditor maintenance and monthly payment runs using on-line banking,
*CIS deductions and preparation of periodic sub-contractor statements,
*Job costing using Sage,
*Prepare annual accounts and lead schedules ready for audit.

Reporting to: Company Director

*Experience gained in a similarly sized group of companies is desirable (construction / manufacturing would be ideal),
*You must be able to work and communicate clearly with both finance & non-finance-based colleagues and possess a flexible approach and a "can do" attitude,
*The role is very hands-on, and it is essential that you can plan and structure your own work / work with your colleagues to meet the various weekly, monthly & quarterly internal & external deadlines,
*Qualifications: ACA, ACCA or CIMA. Would also consider candidates who are qualified by relevant experience,
*Essential Systems: proficient with Sage Line 50, MS Excel & CIS.

*Appointment Type: Permanent
*Hours: Full-time 8:30am - 5:00pm (30min lunch)
*Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per annum
*Holiday: 28 Days
*Parking on Site

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