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Group Financial Accountant (JO976)

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Group Financial Accountant


Gloucester, Hybrid Working Available


Our client is seeking a dedicated Group Financial Accountant to join their team in Gloucester.

Whether you are relatively newly qualified with post-qualification experience or bring solid expertise from your previous roles, they will welcome individuals looking to make a significant step forward in their career journey.

You will have the chance to oversee financial functions, including purchase ledger and credit control, while contributing to the development of their inhouse finance function. This is not just a job; it’s a role where you can take ownership, proactively expand its scope, and be comfortable using your initiative to drive growth.

This is a dynamic and growing organisation known for fostering a supportive working culture that places a strong emphasis on personal development. They provide a platform for career growth, where employees are encouraged to excel and reach their full potential. They firmly believe in offering the right individuals the support and guidance they need to make the most out of their careers.



  • Flexible/Hybrid working
  • Life cover
  • Exclusive discount scheme
  • Smart health app
  • Refer a friend scheme
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Ongoing training and development
  • Generous annual leave



  • Prepare management information packs
  • Oversee the purchase ledger and credit control functions, providing line management to two staff members
  • Offer valuable insights and support to the CFO and Group FC, aiding in strategic decision-making and monthly business reviews
  • Collaborate on IT/systems enhancements, focusing on reporting efficiency, management information development, and ERP system evolution
  • Manage key balance sheet accounts and reconciliations for the group
  • Contribute to annual budget preparation for assigned entities and assist in the overall company budgeting process, engaging in periodic reforecasting
  • Support the ongoing development of the finance function, both internally within the department and as a visible presence in the organisation, as a senior member of the finance team
  • Provide ad-hoc information and assistance to central and operational areas of the business as required
  • Assist the Group FC with the annual audit and ensure financial compliance


Skills/ Experience:

  • Qualified accountant with post-qualification experience (ACCA/ACA/CIMA)
  • Suitable for someone with post-qualification experience looking to make a significant career step
  • Line management experience is advantageous
  • Demonstrated drive and proactive attitude
  • Willingness to engage in developing processes and systems

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.