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Financial Accountant

Salary £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Location Northamptonshire,
Job Type Temp Jobs
Job Ref HQ00045760
Published about 1 year ago

Job Description

Role - Financial Accountant

Commutable from - Northampton, Leicester, Kettering, Wellingborough, Milton Keynes

Package - £300 - £400 per day limited company basis - 6 month contract likely to be extended.

This role is perfect for a qualified commercially minded and driven Financial Accountant to join a market leading FMCG brand and hit the ground running with a well established team for a 6 month placement. This position is a key role within the team suitable for a very technically minded qualified accountant, who is looking for a challenge in a deadline driven environment.


The Financial Accountant will be working alongside the Finance team that sits within a larger central accounting function reporting to the Finance Director. As Financial Accountant you will produce consolidated statutory accounts and be responsible for the management of the audit and compliance process. The ideal candidate will be highly experienced in -

  • Year end consolidations and preparation of statutory accounts
  • Preparation of consolidated reports and Group management accounts
  • Preparation of consolidated group budget, budget update and both half and full year end forecasts.
  • Leading the external audit processes.
  • Implementing improvements in group processes and controls.
  • Analysis and review of Divisional Performance for presentation to Senior Executive team.


To be considered for this role you must be ACA or ACCA Qualified with up to date knowledge of accounting standards in particular IFRS.

You must have experience of Consolidated Accounts and Statutory Reporting.

An understanding of UK and US GAAP would be advantageous.

SOX experience ideal.

Strong Excel skills and the ability to interact with key stakeholders across the wider business is essential

Should you feel this role is of interest and you have a profile that can demonstrate the above then please forward your CV now or call Tom on 01604 809713 for a confidential discussion.

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