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Financial & Reporting Accountant

Burnley, Lancashire
£40,000 to £45,000
Job Type
28 Dec 2022

Headquartered in Burnley, this growing Not for Profit organisation is recruiting a Financial Accountant to join their Finance Team. Paying up to £43,680K (DOE) plus excellent benefits, this role could suit a first mover from Practice or an experienced Financial Accountant. The role is office based with some hybrid/flexible working.


Reporting to the Finance Manager, the Financial Accountants' main responsibility is to deliver an efficient and robust financial accounting service to the organisation.

Key responsibilities:

  • Ensuring a robust control environment, continually looking at improving processes and procedures to strengthen financial controls
  • Month-end reporting
  • Cashflow forecasting and treasury management
  • Ensure compliance and support the delivery of all regulatory and legislative requirements, VAT and other tax returns
  • Group consolidation
  • Lead on the production of the annual statutory accounts
  • Developing strong relationships with the external auditors to support an effective audit process


  • You will ideally be a fully Qualified Accountant with experience in statutory reporting. You must be a strong technical accountant with experience of balance sheet reconciliation and understanding cashflow management
  • A natural drive for improvement and through changes to improve financial processes and systems
  • A strong team player, supportive, and a champion of collaborative working
  • You will be an effective communicator, able to forge strong relationships with the wider Finance Management Team

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  • Job Reference: 847997518-2
  • Date Posted: 28 December 2022
  • Recruiter: Bayman Atkinson and Smythe
    Bayman Atkinson and Smythe
  • Location: Burnley, Lancashire
  • Salary: £40,000 to £45,000
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent