Financial Accountant - 12 month FTC (2557)

Ref: 2557

Our client, a highly dynamic and successful company based on the outskirts of Exeter, requires a Financial Accountant to join their team on a fixed-term 12-month contract. 

Responsibilities include:

  • Reviewing and completing financial statements for group entities and liaising with other group subsidiaries and JVs to collate and review information to complete Group Consolidated statements. 
  • Coordinating, managing and acting as the main contact for annual external audits ensuring that accurate and robust working papers and supporting information are produced by the finance team.
  • Assisting in financial planning, highlighting any risks or opportunities for the organisations and developing financial models for specific projects, to be presented to boards for decision-making.
  • Acting as a key partner to business advising on technical financial structuring and tax planning.
  • Providing expert and specialist advice on accounting policies and procedures and identifying and mitigating financial risks of business opportunities and projects.
  • Liaising with external advisors on the production of entity tax calculations ensuring that all tax filings are made in a timely manner and providing expert advice on procedures and relevant legislation and returns for tax arrangements.

About You:

  • Qualified ACA/ACCA: Technically confident accountant with the ability to understand complicated accounting scenarios.
  • Analytical with excellent attention to detail
  • Knowledgeable in financial software, our client uses Sage X3, Caseware and Excel.
  • You are efficient, embrace change, and adapt strategies where necessary to align with evolving circumstances. You are open to new ideas and approaches that can enhance our operations.
  • You are dedicated to excellence by embracing continuous improvement, challenging the status quo, driving innovation, and committing to delivering exceptional results.


  • Up to £50k DOE
  • 12-month fixed-term contract
  • Full or part-time (min 4 days per week)
  • Flex start and finish times - 32-40 hours per week
  • Free on-site parking
  • Pension matching (up to 5%)
  • Private Medical Insurance 
  • Private Dental Insurance
  • Eyecare voucher
  • Flu Vaccinations
  • Annual leave - 25 days

Our client is seeking an immediate start and therefore this will be a quick appointment for the right Financial Accountant.  

Note on Sponsorship: We regret to inform you that at this time, we are unable to offer sponsorship for work authorisation for this role. Therefore, candidates must possess valid authorisation to work in the UK without requiring visa sponsorship.  

Recruitment Consultant: Joanne Howell