Interim Accountant - Immediate Start - 4 months +

11 June 20242024-06-11
Sheffield, South Yorkshire & Sheffield City Region

Position: Interim Accountant Location: Central Sheffield (hybrid): Temporary (4-6 months)

We are recruiting for a well-established Sheffield based business committed to excellence and innovation. Their central Sheffield office is a hub of activity, conveniently located with excellent transport links and pride themselves on collaborative and inclusive work environment.  This role is to assist the finance department with a busy period and is available for an immediate start.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that all financial transactions are correctly processed and appropriately reflected in the General Ledgers (GLs).
  • Perform monthly balance sheet reconciliations, investigating and reporting variances in a timely manner.
  • Adhere to month-end procedures and timescales to meet Group reporting commitments.
  • Collaborate with the overseas Shared Service Centre, liaising with them regarding the delivery of their Accounting and Accounts Payable (AP) responsibilities.
  • Ensure compliance with internal financial reporting requirements.
  • Support Group and local Statutory audits.
  • Provide accurate and sound management reporting to assist with key decision-making.
  • Support Group acquisition integration work on an ad hoc basis.
  • Handle ad hoc projects as required by management.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • ACCA, ACA, CIMA, or equivalent professional accounting qualification (or part qualified.)
  • Proven experience in a similar role, preferably within a dynamic business environment.
  • Strong knowledge of accounting principles and financial reporting.
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and communication skills.
  • Ability to hit the ground running