Group Financial Accountant

  • Location

    London - City , United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Finance & Accountancy

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £350 - £400

  • Salary high:

    0

  • Salary low:

    0

  • Job ref:

    1802-32-CRO

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-09-20

Job summary:

A diversified Financial Services firm with a global presence are looking to strengthen their central accounting function through the appointment of a well-rounded Group Financial Reporting Accountant to join their already technically strong Financial Reporting Team. The Group Financial Reporting Accountant will be responsible for taking full control of external reporting and technical accounting for the UK and its subsidiaries and monthly delivery to the Head Office.

The role responsibilities include preparation of the group statutory accounts and satisfying the reporting requirements (under IFRS) to specifically cover consolidated reporting as well as taking responsibility for any queries from the external auditors and dealing with their requests and technical issues relating to quarterly and annual financial statements. You will also prepare and review the group balance sheet and related commentary for the management pack and liaise constantly with auditors, senior stakeholders and other business areas and finance teams.

This is a fantastic role for someone looking to take the next step in their career and get involved with a broad reporting role. The ideal candidate will be a Chartered Accountant (ACA) ideally from a top 20 practice with around 5 years experience post qualification in a similar role. Consolidation reporting is also essential.


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