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Financial Accountant

Sellick Partnership has been engaged to recruit a Financial Accountant for a division of a truly global, very successful and instantly recognisable retail business in Greater Manchester. This role is ideal for a first time mover from practice looking for an all-encompassing role.

The position will play a pivotal role in assisting the Finance Director in the delivery of complete, accurate and timely financial reporting, maintaining strict management controls, month end, the management of tax compliance and tax project work, collating information for and provide support for external audit and general project analysis to meet business needs and strategy.

This critical role is responsible for an essential element of the business and will liaise with various internal stakeholders and Directors. You will communicate and share technical knowledge inside and outside the department. You will advise on a variety of processes with the aim of continuous improvements.

The person

The successful applicant will be a qualified Accountant (ACA or ACCA or CIMA) making their first move from practice or coming from a similar role.

It is essential for you to have relevant financial experience coupled with prior UK company tax experience, balance sheet and P&L preparation, preparing financial statements or experience of working in an audit practice where you have gained experience of accounts preparation.


You will have strong stakeholder management, communication and presentation skills and in particular the ability to communicate with senior level individuals. Focussed on delivering specific objectives, you will be proactive, dynamic and self-motivated with a desire to find and deliver improvements. In addition you will have the ability to work independently and together with other personnel both finance and non-finance.

If you consider yourself to be a committed, career driven professional who can demonstrate the above experience and who would welcome the stimulus of this finance post then we would be pleased to hear from you.

If you would like to apply for this role or would like to find out more, please apply online or contact Jonathan Moss at Sellick Partnership on 0161 834 1642.

Reference: M16154_1575394140