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Financial Accountant – Kettering

Financial Accountant, well-established highly reputable and growing business, Kettering, to £51k

Our client, a well-established, highly reputable and growing organisation in the East Northamptonshire area, are seeking an experienced Financial Accountant to join their main UK finance team. The role is responsible for overseeing day to day operations of the central finance team, whilst working with regional finance colleagues and Regional Directors as necessary.

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Support Head of Finance and CFO in ensuring central team has necessary oversight and controls in place
  • Provide financial advice to Head of Finance and wider finance function
  • Preparation of annual statutory accounts
  • Administer VAT for the organisation, working closely with the regions for coding purposes
  • Monthly and ad-hoc financial monitoring data

For this position we are looking for someone who has had experience in leading a small team and ideally, knowledge of running/leading a regular payroll process. Someone who can delegate effectively and support their team when required. This person will be highly IT literate, a good communicator and someone who is conscious of and can adhere to required outputs. Having experience within the public sector, or within an education environment would be beneficial.

This individual will also be self-motivated and pro-active, with the ability to work towards business deadlines. Someone who has good report writing skills, has an ability to manage and develop staff and is willing to challenge existing ways of working.

This position sits within the main team in a highly successful, well-established organisation who operate to deadlines and timeframes as required by the governing bodies. If you are an experienced Financial Accountant who can work from their own initiative, with a passion for business success and a drive to deliver to high standards, please send your CV for consideration at the earliest opportunity.

Job Reference: 15935
Salary: to £51,000+ Hybrid Working, Pension & Holidays
Location: Northamptonshire
Type: Permanent
CALL: 01604 876330
Consultant: Jake Brown
Last Updated: 07/04/2022