Statutory Accountant (Part Time or Full Time)


Elevation Recruitment Group are pleased to be working with a leading service based business in Worksop as they look to strengthen the team with the hire of a Statutory Accountant. This is a newly created role for an expanding department and the Finance Manager is willing to look at both part time (Job Share) and full time applicants for this role.

The purpose of the Statutory Accountant role is to ensure the timely delivery of annual statutory financial statements and Ad hoc project work outside of the statutory accounts process.

Duties & Responsibilities will include:

•Production of Statutory Accounts for up to 70 group companies
•Ensure draft and final statutory accounts are delivered to the auditors within the agreed timetable
•Identifying improvements and efficiencies to the current process
•Working with the auditors to provide answers to queries and processing agreed amendments to statutory accounts
•Liaise with the internal tax team to produce tax packs along with the completion of the corporation tax returns
•Perform reconciliations between the statutory financial statements and the underlying records
•Agreeing with the relevant finance departments adjustments to the underlying records to agree to the final statutory financial statements

To be considered for this role you MUST have the following:

•ACA or ACCA Qualified
•At least 2 years experience in a similar role
•Ability to communicate at all levels
•An ability to work under pressure
•Ideally experience from the accounting profession but industry experience will also be considered for the right individual
•Project management experience – ability to deliver to plan and meet deadlines
•Experienced in the production/audit of statutory accounts
•Preference for knowledge of SAP (Highly desirable)

If you meet the criteria for this role, and are interested in being put forward for the role Statutory Accountant please do not hesitate to apply or contact me to discuss.

Elevation Accountancy & Finance focuses on the recruitment of talented Accountancy and Finance professionals across all levels, from entry level trainees through to post qualified accountants.