Senior Reporting Accountant (Manufacturing)

Senior Reporting Accountant (Manufacturing)

  • Location

    North Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing, General Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £48000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: benefits

  • Contact:

    Sara Frith

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8951

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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A leading FMCG Manufacturer is currently recruiting for a Senior Reporting Accountant to join their team. This is a new role to the business and will be required to bolster the group accounting team business which is growing with acquisitions and more complex reporting international entities into group.
Reporting to the financial reporting manager, you will be required to take the lead in providing high quality technical accounting expertise and play a key role in delivering accurate, relevant and timely financial reporting and support a strong financial control environment for the group. This will require the strong relationships to be developed across the wider finance teams and business.

Senior Reporting Accountant key responsibilities:

Take responsibility with the financial reporting manager, for the production of all group and subsidiary statutory financial reporting ensuring accuracy, adherence to deadlines, technical and business relevance
Ensure that all disclosures in the financial statements are supportable and are of audit quality
Assist in the writing and checking of strategic reports and directors’ reports
Help drive the accounting policies of the group and develop the accounting policy manual so that it remains fit for purpose
Work with the group tax accountant to ensure statutory responsibilities are meeting a high standard and that compliance risk to the group is minimised
Proactively assist the external audit of financial statements, managing the relationship with the internal audit team and other professional services providers as required

You will be a Senior Reporting Accountant, ACA qualified (+ post qualification experience in industry) with audit experience and excellent technical accounting skills. You will be able to demonstrate initiative and maximises opportunities for improvement.
You will be an excellent communicator (both written and in verbal form to a wide variety of audiences including those at the highest level).
To apply please email a cv.

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