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Group Accountant (JO1072)

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Group Accountant


London – Holborn (1-2 days office)


Are you a talented Accountant ready to make the transition from a top tier accounting firm (Ideally the big 4) to a dynamic IT services provider?

Our client, a leader in their sector with ambitious growth plans, is seeking a Group Accountant to join their team in London Holborn.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone with experience in a Big 4 or similar size accountancy firm to step into a new and exciting industry while leveraging their expertise in financial reporting and technical accounting skills.

As the Group Accountant, you will play a crucial role in supporting the financial reporting functions of the company, providing technical accounting support, and ensuring the accuracy and timeliness of financial information for various stakeholders.



  • Hybrid working
  • Private medical and dental cover
  • Generous holiday allowance, with additional leave options
  • Excellent pension scheme
  • Income protection
  • Enhanced maternity and paternity leave



  • Assist the Head of Group Reporting in financial and statutory reporting
  • Provide technical accounting advice and draft policy documents
  • Prepare timely and accurate consolidated information for stakeholders
  • Assist with audit and preparation of Group and subsidiary accounts
  • Contribute to continuous process improvement initiatives
  • Assist in month and quarter-end close and consolidation
  • Develop strong working relationships with finance teams globally
  • Prepare financial information for ad hoc management requests
  • Participate in various Group-led projects as required


Skills/ Experience:

  • ACA/ACCA qualified, preferably with Big 4 experience
  • PQE
  • Strong technical accounting knowledge
  • Ability to manage multiple deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills


GB Finance are your specialists in Finance recruitment.

We hire across a vast range of roles including Banking, Insurance, Accounting and Investment and Wealth.

We manage Finance jobs in Gloucestershire and the Southwest including Cheltenham, Gloucester, Worcester, Tewkesbury, Cirencester, and Bristol.

Specialists in permanent recruitment, we also provide temporary, interim and fixed term solutions. We are committed to working to the highest possible standards for our candidates and clients.