Financial Accountant

About Us:
At British Solar Renewables (BSR), we're not just shaping the future; we're powering it. With a bold commitment to a net-zero carbon world, we lead the charge in developing, building, and managing utility-scale solar and storage projects across the UK and beyond.

Why BSR?

  • Impact Unleashed: Dare to make a difference? So do we. At BSR, our mission fuels a relentless pursuit of solutions, going beyond the expected to create a meaningful impact.
  • Innovation in Our DNA: Passion, curiosity, and data-driven decisions define us as pioneers. We don't just welcome change; we thrive on it, shaping the future of sustainable energy.
  • Team Spirit, Real Results: We're not afraid to stumble, and when we do, we learn and rise together. A united force celebrating authenticity, where diversity is not just welcomed but embraced.

What you will be doing in this role:
The Financial Accountant will work closely with the UK Finance team to ensure financial and tax compliance of all BSR Australian entities.

This role is a technical role which includes statutory and tax accounting for all Australian entities and will be exposed to the operational side of the business. The Financial Accountant will work closely with the Group Financial Controller to manage and oversee specific finance functions and to provide support to both internal and external stakeholders.

What you will be doing:

  • BAS / GST, FBT preparation and lodgement
  • Payroll preparation and submission.
  • Liaising with ATO on all correspondence.
  • Annual and ad hoc company secretarial matters.
  • Monthly and year-end balance sheet preparation for Australian entities, to include reconciliations where appropriate.
  • Aid the Finance Team during month-end processes.
  • Preparation of year-end financial reporting pack for group and Australian auditors including statutory account review and preparation, as necessary.
  • Assist in developing and managing financial systems, databases, policies, and procedures.
  • Corporate finance due diligence liaison with third parties.
  • Miscellaneous reporting as required.
  • Assist in maintaining the general ledger.
  • Ensure accuracy and completeness of financial data.
  • Assist in the preparation of annual budgets and forecasts.
  • Monitor and analyse budget variances, providing explanations and recommendations.
  • Assist the Group Financial Controller with managing Australian entity insurances.
  • Maintaining day to day banking relationship
  • Australian Bureau of Statistics

What skills you will need for this role:

Required skills:


  • A qualified accountant. The ideal candidate will have at least 5 years practice-based experience looking for their first or next role in industry.
  • Intermediate to advanced use of excel.
  • Financial reporting experience – producing statutory accounts from TB including disclosures.
  • Tax experience – producing GST returns and corporation tax computations.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines.
  • Organised and methodical approach to working
  • Self-starter with the ability to operate in a dynamic environment.


  • Audit exposure

What you will get from BSR:

  • Monthly Social Buzz: Elevate your work experience with monthly events that spark connections and camaraderie.
  • Flex Your Way: Dive into a dynamic work-life balance with our hybrid working arrangement.
  • Family First: Cherish family moments with our family-friendly parental leave because we know what truly matters.
  • Support Beyond Work: Your well-being is a priority. Dive into our Employee Assistance Programme offering comprehensive life support.
  • Rewards Galore: Celebrate your dedication with our annual bonus scheme and referral programme – because hard work deserves its spotlight.
  • Professional Growth: Stay ahead of the game with an annual reimbursement for one professional membership.
  • Time to Unwind: Enjoy 23 days of holiday per year, plus bank holidays.

Tips from the recruiter:

  • Tailor your application: Stand out from the crowd, align your application with the role’s specific requirements.
  • Mind the Deadline: Ensure your application is submitted by the specified closing date.
  • Prepare for Success: If invited to interview, come with thoughtful questions about the role and company.

If this opportunity sparks your ambition, fuels your passion, and aligns with your vision, we invite you to make your mark. Send your compelling application to:

At BSR, we are committed to equal opportunities in employment. Our hiring decisions are not just about roles; they are about the right people shaping the future. If you need reasonable adjustments for the interview process, contact us at the provided email address – because diversity fuels innovation.