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Senior Financial Accountant

Job Title: Senior Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Northampton
Industry:
Salary: Competitive salary
REF: ABJ15271
Contact Name: Richard Davies
Contact Email: RichardDavies@addingtonball.com
Job Published: about 3 years ago

Job Description

This role, reporting to the Financial Reporting Manager, requires the management and control of processes in the centralised accounting team of this large professional services organisation. The role of the Senior Financial Accountant will be to ensure that accounting information is of a consistently high standard to enable operational management to monitor business performance based on reliable information. Responsibility will also be given for the financial reporting for 200 members of the Limited Liability Partnership (LLP).

Responsibilities;

  • Work on all statutory year end matters including preparation of working papers and drafting statutory accounts as required
  • Provide schedules, assistance and liaison to the firm's auditors
  • Preparation of quarterly bank covenant workings
  • Liaising with the firm's internal VAT, PAYE and tax specialists, ensuring compliance and statutory deadlines are met
  • Oversee all related matters for all members of the (LLP) and attend meetings with other members as appropriate
  • Responsible for compliance with client money regulations
  • Oversee the Treasury function
  • Periodically review and document systems and controls
  • Liaise with Business Analysts within the firm on matters affecting their business area as they arise

 
Person Specification;

  • Member of a recognised accountancy body
  • Experience of financial management within an LLP or working within an accountancy practice as an auditor to a LLP organisation
  • Sound knowledge of financial accounting and reporting
  • Preparation of full statutory accounts to a high standard
  • Managing, coaching and developing teams
  • Sound knowledge of VAT, PAYE and tax matters
  • IFRS experience

What’s on offer;

  • Competitive salary
  • Pension
  • Healthcare
  • Comprehensive flexible benefits package

Interested? Apply today or call Richard 01926 290 290 to discuss this opportunity further.  You can also visit the Addington Ball website www.addingtonball.com or follow us on Linkedin and Twitter @AddingtonBall to see all our current vacancies, news and updates.

Addington Ball specialises in the positive recruitment of finance, accountancy and human resources professionals across the Midlands and Northern Home counties.  We are a member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) and are acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.  Job ref ABJ/15271