Role details

Financial Accountant

Coventry   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Michael Page are currently working with a leading pan-european logistics
  • business looking for a techncially strong financial accountant to join the team

About Our Client

Michael Page are currently working with a leading pan-European logistics business looking for a technically strong financial accountant to join the team. This business is not only a household name, it is also a new chapter for the business and an exciting time of growth.

Job Description

In this role, you will be the voice for Finance and will work closely with your manager and will include:

  • Involvement in group restructuring projects in the UK;
  • Provide a summary of accounting developments on a regular basis to management;
  • The conversion of five sets of accounts from UK GAAP to IFRS, including creating all disclosures in the accounts and liaising with both the auditors and structuring services regarding the reconciling items between the two accounting frameworks.
  • Identified the disclosures required in the statutory accounts on share based payments. Creating a detailed document defining why the treatment had been adopted and explaining the historical treatment that has been applied.
  • Preparation of Statutory accounts;
  • Internal reporting of results on a monthly and quarterly basis to head office;
  • Assistance with technical queries to the department on accounting treatment of transactions;
  • Provide a summary of accounting developments on a regular basis to management;
  • Provide approval for treasury transactions and authorise transactions, as well as any other assistance
  • required by the Treasury manager;

The Successful Applicant

We are looking for:

A qualified accountant with a strong attension to detail and technical grounding.

Preferably UK GAAP exposure, a practise background, or post qualified experience in a similar role within industry

A confident character, capable of liasing across large international organization

What's on Offer

Competitive Salary

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