Group Financial Accountant

England, Merseyside
£40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
22 Nov 2017
22 Dec 2017
Mark Rhys Thomas
Qualification Level
Fully qualified
Professional Membership
Seniority Level
Contract Type

This Group Financial Accountant role is genuinely a fantastic opportunity for an ACA qualified accountant looking for their first or second role in industry. It is a value adding role with engagement with senior stakeholders on a daily basis.

Client Details

Brilliant Merseyside business with excellent reputation for staff development and progression. This business has had excellent results in recent times and continues to out-perform its competitors and produce excellent profits.


The Group Financial Accountant will be required to;

  • To provide critical financial support to senior stake holders and Group directors with regulcashflowrequent contact.

  • Provide monthly operational and commercial statistics and quarterly financial information to the Group
  • Liaison with external auditors during quarterly and annual external audits and tax consultants for corporation tax queries.
  • Develop and produce consolidated monthly management accounts for the group, including detailed cashflow analysis.
  • Drive best practise in statutory reporting for both group and subsidiary accounts.
  • Provide technical support across the group, including FRS102 and tax.
  • Conduct regular balance sheet reviews with the subsidiary finance teams, and propose remedial actions where necessary.
  • Support the group budgeting and forecasting processes.
  • Support the CFO and Group Financial Controller in projects and analysis as required
  • Portray a positive image of the company and its values in a professional manner at all times.


The successful Group Financial Accountant will ideally have the following skills/knowledge;

  • Degree educated or equivalent.

  • ACA qualified preferably with a large firm although not entirely necessary.
  • Financial accounting experience through their first line job role.
  • Previous experience of preparing accounts packs.
  • A track record of producing good quality accurate work.
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines.
  • High attention to detail.
  • Good Excel knowledge
  • Keen for a challenge in a hard working environment.
  • Ability to analyse detailed information.
  • Excellent written communication skills.
  • Ability to challenge when necessary.

Job Offer

Market leading salary and package on offer including bonus and excellent benefits.