Role details

Financial Accountant

London   •  Temporary

Bullet points

  • Private Equity backed Financial Accountant in a vibrant fast paced work place
  • Fast growing property and construction company based in London

About Our Client

Located just outside central london in a fast paced work enviroment, my client combines the property market and technology to create a new innovative service. My client has ambitious growth plans having recently made two aggressive aquisitions.

Job Description

The financial accountant will be responsible for:

  • Preparation of the annual financial statements for the subsidiaries (c100 companies)
  • Key involvement and responsibility for year-end and interim audits of the listed entity and dealing with the various stakeholders
  • Responsibility for ensuring full understanding and review of legal entities, preparing trend analysis and monthly commentary on the entities activities
  • Monthly management reporting including but not limited to cash flows and expense analysis
  • Contribute to the development of management information provided internally and externally
  • Assistance with technical issues
  • Prepare & analyse information for IFRS and taxation reporting
  • Manage and review the VAT & CIS returns for the organisation and association
  • Monitor the compliance with financial and finance-related regulations, including direct tax, indirect tax & accounting regulations.
  • Monitor all Balance Sheet reconciliations ensuring completion and adequate record keeping by all team members responsible.
  • Develop an ongoing understanding of the systems and procedures of the Finance Department, administering them in the absence of junior staff members.
  • Updating the annual forecast monthly including the preparation of the commentary
  • Improving controls and procedures
  • Proactive resolution of accounting queries from the businesses
  • Assist the Group Financial Controller in the budget and strategic planning processes
  • Ensure that group policy, as it relates to disbursements and cash management, is adhered to at all times
  • Perform analysis work as required
  • Support the requirements of the Group Financial Controller & Group Finance Director as required.

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will meet the following criteria:

  • ACA / ACCA Qualified
  • Good understanding of month end procedures
  • Excellent communicator
  • Proven ability of working under pressure
  • Strong IT skills

  • Organizing and prioritizing
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Communication skills
  • Information management skills
  • Problem-solving skills

What's on Offer

  • Attractive and competitive day date
  • 3 month contract

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