Reporting Accountant - Hybrid working


Reporting Accountant
Up to £520 per day – Inside IR35
Initial 3 – 4 month contract
Hybrid role working 2-3 days in the Halifax office


Working for a Global Software provider we are looking for an experienced Reporting Accountant to assist in a number of areas including statutory accounting, support on audits and tax comps

This is an initial 3-4 month role but could potentially extend or expand.

The ideal candidate will need to start ASAP and be happy to commute to Halifax at least 2 times per week.

Scope of role

Support in progression of audit / accounts for 6 UK entities, including 1 principal trading entity

15 month period to December 2021
Period covers acquisition in February 2021; 15 month period aligns us with Parent co year-end


Preparation of UK tax comps (working with external tax advisers)

Subject to progress on the above, may also look to start / progress:

R&D tax credit claim vs 15m period to December 2022
Transfer pricing study
Audit/accounts activity for an overseas entity


Candidate – potential profile / experience

ACA qualified, i.e.

to provide good grounding in audit / accounts
Experience working in a Reporting role
Strong technical accounting skills
Experience of preparing tax comps / tax matters (working with tax advisers, as required)
Ideally, track record of delivering audit/accounts in industry as well as practice
Ability to work independently, as well as alongside other members of the Finance team
Deadline driven
Good communication skills


  • Location: Halifax, England
  • Salary: £500 - £520 per day
  • Type: Contract
  • Recruiter: McGinley Support Services
  • Posted: 16-Nov-2022
  • Posted on: careers4a.com