Financial Accountant

Job Title: Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheshire, England
Salary: Up to £45000 per annum
REF: 55492_1583950140
Contact Name: Lauren Allison
Contact Email:
Job Published: 29 days ago

Job Description

The role specifically focuses on the largest trading division and offers future progression opportunities as the group continues to grow.

Management Accounts

- Preparation of monthly divisional P&L, balance sheet and cashflow statements including posting of journals into Sage 200 financial system

- Assist in the preparation of the Group monthly accounts pack, which is circulated to the Board

- Reconciliation of balance sheet and intercompany recharge accounts

- Provide support in the management of the Finance team

External Reporting

- Assistance in drafting statutory accounts and liaison with auditors

- Quarterly VAT reporting

- Assisting with corporation tax reporting and compliance


- Involvement in acquisition financial due diligence

- Preparation of initial and ongoing accounting entries for acquisitions e.g. intangible asset valuation, deferred consideration calculation

Budgeting and Monitoring

- Cost reporting to monitor and investigate divisional performance against budget

- Monitor performance of acquisitions