Divisional Accountant – Newbury – £55-65k + bonus & super career prospects.

Large listed IT/Telco seek personable qualified accountant to work integrating a recent £3m TO acquisition into the head office finance function.  This is a new role which has super career prospects as the business is expanding and successful.

Salary will be competitive depending on experience, benefits are “blue-chip” and there is also a 10% bonus which has a super track record of being paid.

Key responsibilities

  • Financial management of a new division of the UK business
  • Oversee the month end management accounts process
  • Management of cash balances
  • Payment approvals
  • Month end reporting into the Group consolidation
  • Manage the integration of the new company into the existing  business
  • Migration of the finance system, payroll, and expenses
  • Bank accounts migration
  • Wind up separate legal entities
  • Responsibility for UK tax compliance
  • Corporation tax
  • VAT
  • Other UK tax compliance
  • Other ad hoc projects which may include analysis and reporting in relation to other parts of the business, or at a Group level
  • Liaise with auditors during year end audit and half year review
  • Design, testing and improving internal controls which may involve travel to other office locations
  • Process documentation
  • Alignment of processes
  • Help improve internal financial reporting where required

Skills and experience

  • Prior experience of legal entity and finance system integrations
  • UK tax experience
  • Awareness of financial standards and financial reporting developments and ability to review and interpret new standards
  • Experience of UKGAAP and IFRS
  • Extensive experience of MS Word and Excel
  • Experience of the Telecoms sector would be useful (either having worked within it or been a professional adviser to businesses within it).
  • Strong time management skills to ensure deadlines are met


  • Degree (or equivalent)
  • Recognised accounting qualification (ACA or ACCA)

To apply please send in your CV with details of your salary expectations and notice period.  

eXactitude Resourcing Limited is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role. eXactitude complies with all relevant UK legislation and doesn’t discriminate on any protected characteristics.


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