Group Accountant

04 May 20212021-05-04
Sheffield, South Yorkshire


As one of the fastest growing listed companies in South Yorkshire this company is a highly profitable business with ambitions growth plans and a strong financial position. They have a vacancy for a Senior Group Accountant who will report to the Deputy Group Financial Controller and work as part of a highly skilled and professional Finance team. This key role will be responsible for accurate and timely financial reporting for the Group both internally and externally. We are particularly looking for someone with a strong eye for detail and an engaged team player who can wrap their arms around this exciting and constantly evolving Group role.

  • Significant contributor to the Annual Report process
  • Reviewing the statutory financial statements including Plc consolidated accounts and 7 trading subsidiaries (all IFRS)
  • Reviewing monthly consolidation, including drafting sections of the Board report
  • Half year results consolidation and interim accounts preparation
  • Consolidating forecasts and annual budget
  • Liaising with the tax advisors to ensure completion of tax returns and quarterly installment payments
  • Managing the cash position of the Group through accurate tracking, forecasting and management of bank drawdowns and deposits
  • Ad hoc projects / analysis as required

We are looking for candidates from the following background;

  • Qualified accountant and ideally trained in practice
  • Strong technical accounting knowledge (IFRS)
  • Experience in a listed group / consolidation environment
  • Ambitious team player with a strong work ethic and an eye for detail
  • Engaging and personable with the ability to engage at all levels


Car/car allowance, bonus, hybrid working, life assurance, private medical and 26 days holiday