Group Accountant - Thirsk

  • Job Reference: DXL14788
  • Date Posted: 30 May 2018
  • Recruiter: MSS People
  • Location: Thirsk, Yorkshire
  • Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Dominique. Lawton
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 01642 718946

Job Description

Our client based in Thirsk are looking for a newly qualifed Accountant/ Accountant to join their expanding team. This is family run business with a hands on approach in an open and friendly working environment.


  • Create, update and communicate financial policies and controls in line with the business and organisation requirements
  • Provide clear monthly reporting on financial matters including: Management Accounts for each company in the group, Consolidated Group Management Accounts, Finance Report for SMT
  • Manage cashflow by tracking transactions
  • Manage credit control procedures and collect debts
  • Prepare and file all Government required returns, including VAT returns
  • Prepare and ensure maximisation of R&D Tax Credit claim for submission by tax advisors
  • Suggest updates and improvements for accounting systems, including payroll and invoicing
  • Supervise and manage accounts department staff
  • Motivate and lead accounts team members by clarifying roles and providing helpful feedback
  • Examine all financial reports and data closely to check for discrepancies
  • Create systems to prevent errors in data collection and calculations
  • Work closely with Group Financial Controller on budgets and reforecasts