Financial Accountant

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Financial Accountant

  • Location: Peterborough
  • Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 26 days ago

  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance Recruitment
  • Contact: Megan Lemmon
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 29 February 2024
  • Job Ref: BBBH50877_1706607660

The ONE Group are delighted to be partnering with one of the UK's must prestigious organisations, who are part of a globally renowned group. They are looking to appoint a newly qualified Financial Accountant to join their controls and compliance team based in Peterborough.

This opportunity is tailor made for a first time mover with a strong audit background. You should thrive on liaising with stakeholders and have a genuine interest in the wider areas of a business.

This opportunity is perfect if you are looking for the next step in your career, this role comes with a blend or commercial and technical accounting and will allow you to broaden your experience in an organisation that will develop you through the ranks.

Duties in the role will include:

  • Providing accurate and in depth management information to support decision making.
  • Year end reporting for the group
  • Preparing statutory accounts
  • Internal and external audit planning
  • VAT returns
  • Fixed assets & balance sheets
  • Budgets and forecasting for a number of key business areas.
  • Liaising with other departments in relation to pricing.
  • Maintaining and improving internal controls.

So what does the ideal candidate look like? You will ideally need to be a newly qualified accountant, or will at least be well underway with your professional studies. A commercial acumen is crucial with this one so you will also be expected to have previous experience in partnering with senior stakeholders.

An ambitious, curious and forward thinking attitude is essential to be successful in this role, you should be the sort of person who wants to aim high and continuously strive for self-development.

The salary for the role is paying between £50,000- £55,000 per annum depending on your experience and qualification status, plus some fantastic benefits and development opportunities. For the above, you will have the luxury of working from home 2 days a week and 3 days in the office.

For more information on the above role or to see a full job description, apply now or contact Megan Lemmon at The ONE Group.