Statutory Accountant (Compliance, Tax and Reporting)

  • Location

    Burnley, Lancashire

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  • Salary:

    £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lucinda O'Neill

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    3 months ago

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Compliance and Reporting Accountant with worldwide exposure based in Burnley paying £40,000

Your new company
Based in Burnley this business has long term contracts worldwide providing products and services in the industry they operate. They have an impressive turnover, which is continuously growing with an established finance team. For more information on the organisation itself please contact Lucinda O'Neill on 01282 402162

Your new role
This accountant job is responsible for supporting the UK financial controller in managing the overall statutory accounting & tax compliance for all entities, which also incorporates extensive cross border project work. This accountant job is also focused on developing, documenting and implementing standardised processes for all UK & Overseas compliance work monthly, ensuring the right process & controls are in place.

The role reports to the Financial Controller, however operates in a matrix environment and as such there will be "dotted-line" interactions with multiple stakeholders, particularly with the regional financial team.

What you'll need to succeed
This accountant job includes financial compliance, statutory accounting and tax, and as such being qualified within either ACA, ATT or CTA will be considered. Experience working in a global environment with international business, with an understanding of tax would be extremely beneficial for this role. However, given this position is not your typical accountant job, having the ability to know the right questions to ask with the confidence to ask them, is paramount to succeed in this job. Strong excel is also a must.

What you'll get in return
This position is extremely varied and will provide you with extensive knowledge of international finance, tax and compliance. Alongside the competitive salary, you'll work with an experienced commercial finance team, reporting directly to the finance controller

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Lucinda O'Neill on 01282 402162. The organisation is ideally looking to interview asap so please don't delay in your contact. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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