Accounting Compliance & Reporting Executive

Are you bright, ambitious and business minded? Do you want a career that will challenge and reward you? Do you want to be part of an expanding team where you will gain hands-on experience of client work, engaging on projects within accounting & compliance reporting? If you answered yes to all of the above, this could be the perfect opportunity for you!


The Company

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, they're using the finance products, expertise and systems that they developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better.


The opportunity

The role in the ACR team is for a qualified accountant to join the Managed Services team. Managed Services is one my client's fastest growing areas and they have recently opened a new modern office in Newcastle City Centre. This is an exciting opportunity to take the next step in your career with a continually evolving business.


What is the ACR team?

The ACR team is a growing part of my clients Newcastle Managed Services Centre of Excellence. Their focus is on the provision of “reporting support” to a broad portfolio of clients. That reporting support includes:

  • Management reporting

  • Bookkeeping

  • Statutory accounting (UKGAAP and IFRS)

  • Regulatory reporting

  • Treasury

  • Payroll


As the team is growing at pace, the working environment is very dynamic and client and team needs can change from day to day.


Your key responsibilities

  • Assist with the delivery of the services set out above

  • Work effectively as a team member sharing responsibility, providing support, maintaining communication, and updating senior team members on progress

  • Develop and maintain productive working relationships with client personnel, whilst building strong internal relationships within Managed Services and across other areas

  • Maintain client confidentiality and ensure data security at all times

  • Contribute to people initiatives including training, buddying with new joiners etc.

  • Maintain an educational program to continually develop personal skills

  • Understand and follow workplace policies and procedures


Skills and attributes for success

  • A real desire to develop your technical skills by working within the centre of excellence

  • Assertive and proactive approach to the delivery / implementation of client engagements

  • Ability to network effectively within large organisations and build relationships with individuals and clients

  • Ability to utilise research effectively and explain complex subjects in a clear manner

  • Ability to build strong client relationships and committed to delivery of exceptional client service

To qualify for the role you will have

  • ACA / CA / ACCA qualified or equivalent  (preferably first time passes)

  • Some experience of IFRS, UK GAAP and/or US GAAP gained within the reporting arena

  • Proven ability to analyse and create innovative solutions to problems

  • Effective time management skills and the ability to remain calm when meeting deadlines


Ideally, you’ll also have a flexible working attitude and a willingness to travel if required.


What's on offer

A competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. In addition to a comprehensive Total Rewards package, which includes support for flexible working and career development, and the ability to select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions.