Group Financial Accountant - 18 month fixed term contract (C23-07)



£/annum + excellent benefits

Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- East Midlands -- Nottinghamshire -- Nottingham

Job Type

Wednesday, May 24, 2023

Service line

Who we are & what we stand for

BWB is a multi-award-winning engineering and environmental design consultancy with a proven reputation for technical excellence and exceptional client satisfaction.

Proud to be awarded ACE Best Large Consultancy of the year 2022 and rated Platinum Investors In People (IIP), a prestigious accolade that demonstrates our commitment to our people and establishes us as an employer of choice.

To find out why we are an award-winning company please check out our guide Working for BWB

We invest in our people and ensure they have everything they need to develop a fantastic career. We extensively research, benchmark and review all salaries and benefits against others within the industry.

Join BWB and your career will not conform to the traditional models of yesterday but will be a fulfilling and challenging journey into tomorrow’s digital age; a journey that you will play an active role in defining!

At BWB you matter, and you will make a difference. A difference to the world you live in; the communities you engage with; even the development of your career and the profession.

What you’ll be doing


Working on the production of the BWB core business monthly management accounts, you will be involved in all levels, from managing accounting transactions and balance sheet reconciliation, balance sheet management to the preparation and completion of month end reporting.

  • Working on the production of the BWB core business monthly accounts & annual statutory accounts.
  • Managing transaction accounting and reconciliation.
  • Balance sheet management.
  • Preparation and completion of month end reporting.
  • Responsible for the completion of the budget process for the BWB core businesses.
  • Responsible for reporting the monthly management accounts and budgets to the ultimate parent company.
  • Report on monthly tax position to the ultimate parent company.
  • Liaising with the auditors and tax advisors in respect of the year end statutory accounts and corporation tax returns.
  • Line management & development responsibility for the accounting and reporting team.
  • Supporting stakeholders, executive board and budget holders in their financial performance management, interacting with senior level management and the leadership team.

What you’ll bring

  • Excellent technical accounting skills.
  • A qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA or CIMA), by a recognised body, and have extensive experience in producing monthly management accounts.
  • Advanced excel skills.
  • Experience working within a busy finance team, delivering to strict deadlines and being responsible for own tasks and reporting outputs is essential.
  • Highly skilled in balance sheet creation, management, and group consolidation.
  • Friendly and approachable personality to fit into the hardworking team.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with senior leaders of the business.
  • Experience in the annual audit process.
  • The successful candidate will be driven, proactive and live by the company’s moral values.

What we offer

  • Excellent base salary
  • Car Allowance
  • 25 days holiday (with the option to purchase more), pension, life assurance and healthcare.
  • Perkbox, Cycle to Work, paid volunteering days, regular social events, rewards scheme and much more.
  • Access to personalised fully funded Learning & Development opportunities including charterships and paid professional subscriptions.

Contact information


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