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Senior Accountant

Posted 22 March by Howett Thorpe Easy Apply Featured Ended

This Pharma / FMCG business is a leader in it’s field, and considered an employer of choice. Fast track your career, this is an organisation targeting significant growth.

Reference No: HT14581

Senior Accountant - About The Role

This is a technical role where you will be responsible for preparing all management and statutory accounts (USGAAP). You will have full ownership of the P & L and balance sheet, ensuring all reporting is completed in an accurate and in a timely manner.

As the Senior Accountant you will:

  • Statutory reporting (USGAAP)
  • Management reporting
  • SOX compliance, encouraging open compliance within team
  • Internal control compliance and testing
  • Staff management, mentoring and development
  • Excellent knowledge of UK GAAP reporting requirements and all areas of UK tax including corporation tax, VAT as well as knowledge of PAYE, PSA and P11D calculations
  • Complete regular robustness reviews of balance sheet regulations to ensure compliance with internal policy and best practices
  • Point of contact for all audit queries (internal and external)
  • Payroll reporting
  • You prepare and journal postings (accruals, prepayment, inter-company etc.)
  • Balance sheet reconciliation
  • VAT and Tax
  • Ad-hoc duties and special project work

The successful Senior Accountant will have:

  • Accounting qualification (ACA, ACCA or equivalent)
  • Staff management experience
  • Audit / practice foundation is a benefit
  • You will be a passionate problem solver, pro-active and thrive in identifying new and efficient methods

Senior Accountant - Benefits

  • £55K + PLC benefits
  • Fast-track career progression in a rewarding and progressive environment


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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Reference: 34748795

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