Role details

Financial Accountant

London   •   £40,000 - £45,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Exciting opportunity at one of the largest property organizations in the world
  • seeking ambitious Financial Accountant

About Our Client

  • Strategic estate and asset management - strategic planning of the estate, acting as a landlord, modernizing facilities, buying new facilities and selling facilities.
  • Dedicated provider of support and facilities services, such as health and safety, maintenance, electrical, cleaning and catering

Job Description

  • Provide assistance to the Financial Controller in ensuring that the year end process is efficient and that the financial statements produced are of a high quality. This may include delegated responsibility for preparing the Accounts.
  • Contribute to making efficiency's and improvements to the chart of accounts to ensure that this is fit for purpose and straight forward to use.
  • Ensure the work completed is audited to improve the quality of the work produced and processes are in place. Assist in making process improvements through spreadsheets and databases within Financial Accounting reducing the need for manual workings.
  • Assist the Financial Controller in the day to day management of the Finance team, as well as deliver training programs.
  • Work with Financial Controller to evaluate current processes; identify problems and work to redesign where efficiency's can be made. Assist in implementing the change across the business functions;

The Successful Applicant

Essential

Desirable

Qualifications

CCAB professional qualification or equivalent Degree Level qualified by experience

Training or qualifications in related business area.

Knowledge

Detailed knowledge of Financial Accounting concepts, techniques and principles.

Broad understanding of current Accounting Standards

Financial Controls

Knowledge of:

Tax accounting

Commercial property legislation

Experience

Substantial exposure to Statutory Accounts preparation.

Finance Management

Delivering high quality and accurate financial information under pressure.

Financial Control Management

Commercial property experience

Skills

Very good organizational and time management skills.

Good application of accounting knowledge and current Accounting Standards.

Good Presentation Skills

Personal Qualities/Abilities

Strong team player

Shows confidence and ambition to progress.

Customer Focus

What's on Offer

Opportunity for growth within a huge organization that is relatively young and is due to go through some radical change soon.

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