Group Chief Accountant

Full Time – UK

About the role


  • SALARY is negotiable, depending on experience
  • HOURS: 9-5 Monday to Friday
  • LOCATION: Gateshead
  • JOB TYPE: Permanent
  • December Off, plus bank holidays and additional annual leave entitlement

Northern Gas and Power, part of the Global Procurement Group, is a leading global energy consultancy and tech company employing over 700 staff in the UK, US, France, Malta and India.

We are a multi award winning company headquartered on Gateshead Quayside and we are the fastest growing company in the North East with national rankings in various Sunday Times business rankings.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

The Group Chief Accountant will be expected to cover a number of aspects of Group accounting, providing timely and accurate financial information to the CFO and the Board, as well as reporting to various external stakeholders.


  • Management and oversight of the centralised financial and management accounting teams
  • Responsibility and oversight of the production of the monthly management accounts for all group company entities as well as the group consolidation within agreed timescales as set out within the team’s objectives including P&Ls, BS, cash flow and analysis
  • Analysis of monthly reporting of key KPIs
  • Oversight of cash management and reporting
  • Ensuring compliance with all banking covenants
  • Financial forecasting
  • All tax and regulatory compliance across the group with support from local employees and advisors
  • Managing relationships with our banks, external auditors and advisors across the group
  • Operate and improve internal controls and drive efficiencies within the finance function
  • Financial analysis and project work
  • Carry out any other duties as may reasonably be requested

Personal Attributes

  • ACA qualified accountant
  • Excellent leadership skills
  • Target driven and experience of meeting tight deadlines
  • Team player with strong attention to detail
  • Experience of working in an International business
  • Excellent numeracy and IT skills
  • Flexible mindset and can-do attitude
  • Resilient

Not essential

  • Experience of SAP By design
  • Experience of working in a dynamic, high growth company

Group Chief Accountant

Full Time – UK

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Please Note
Due to the high number of applicants if you have not heard back from us within 2 weeks of applying, please consider your application unsuccessful on this occasion. If your skills and competencies develop we would be happy to see a further application from you at that time.