Group Accountant

Contract type
875 days ago


An award winning, rapidly expanding, private equity backed bakery business is seeking to recruit a UK qualified accountant/finalist with strong academics for a highly visible role within its head office based in North London.
Key responsibilities will include:
• Preparation of the management accounts pack
• Performing detailed variance analyses of financial statements
• Updating the annual forecast monthly
• Assisting in the preparation of the annual budget
• Improving processes to generate efficiencies
• Overseeing the purchase ledger activities
This is a very high profile position within a successful, ambitious accounts team. Reporting into the Group Financial Controller, the Group Accountant will play a key role in developing and maintaining a robust accounting function with effective controls and processes. You will need to be a self-starter with a confident approach and an inquisitive mind, with experience or the desire to document new processes as the business grows and improve existing ones. Eligible candidates must have effective communication skills, the ability to manage and motivate staff, the ability to work calmly within tight deadlines, and the ability to explain financial information to employees with non-financial backgrounds.
This role will suit an ambitious, technically strong yet commercially driven accountant who is looking to play a major role in an entrepreneurial organization. He/she will be looking to further his/her career within a market leading business and will have the drive and enthusiasm to deliver within a fast-paced, pressurized environment.

£38k - £42k (dependent upon experience)

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