Financial Accountant – Top 6 Firm First Move Job | HT13796 - Howett Thorpe

Financial Accountant – Top 6 Firm First Move

Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per annum

Benefits: Good benefits package
Reference number HT13796
Added on May 26, 2017

About The Role

As the Financial Accountant, your role will be critical in the collation of the groups accounts from across the UK, Europe and Worldwide. You will be producing the consolidated accounts to then decipher the performance to report back to the board, shareholders and the stock exchange.

This is an opportunity for you to gain an understanding of a highly successful commercial business, have exposure to the senior leadership within the group and have the opportunity to grow and progress within the company further.

Your responsibilities initially will include:

  • Production of the company’s annual and interim reports
  • Assist with the preparation of quarterly, half-yearly and year-end announcements to the stock exchange
  • Provide analysis of the balance sheet items
  • Preparation of cash flow statements
  • Compile information for the group reporting pack

About Our Client

This role is working in the heart of London for an industry leading business that is listed on the FTSE exchange. The business operates globally and have shown profit year on year.

About You

We are looking for an individual that is looking for their first move out of one of the Top 6 Accountancy Firms and make their first steps into a commercial business.

Key skills and attributes we are looking for:

  • Ideally ACA Qualified or ACCA Qualified
  • Experience of working within a Top 6 Accounting firm
  • A desire to step into commerce and industry
  • Ideally available on 1 months notice but not essential

Things you should know

Within this role you will be given the tools to make sure you are a successful qualified accountant with experience from within a FTSE listed business. The company will give you career progressive steps to advance your career, you will be able to ask the line manager at interview stage and they will be able to tell you about their own career….

Commutable from: Addlestone, Ascot, Bagshot, Basingstoke, Bordon, Bracknell, Bromley, Burgess Hill, Camberley, Caterham, Chertsey, Cobham, Cranleigh, Crawley, Croydon, Dorking, East Grinstead, Egham, Epsom, Esher, Farnborough, Farnham, Feltham, Fleet, Frimley, Gatwick, Godalming, Guildford, Haywards Heath, Hook, Horley, Horsham, Kingston, Leatherhead, Lightwater, London, Purley, Reading, Redhill, Reigate, Royal Tunbridge Wells, Sevenoaks, Slough, Staines, Sunbury, Tonbridge, Walton, West Byfleet, Weybridge, Windlesham, Windsor, Woking, Wokingham and Yateley.


Howett Thorpe recruit for roles within accounts payable, credit control, payroll also covering accounts assistants, audit, management accounts, financial accounts, analysts, financial controllers, financial directors, corporate finance, tax including all part qualified and qualified vacancies.

Howett Thorpe are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role and comply with all relevant UK legislation and do not discriminate on any protected characteristics. Due to the high volume of applications we currently receive, we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you do not hear from a Consultant within 5 working days please assume that you have not been successful.

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