Role details

Group Accountant (newly-qualified ACA)

London   •   £50,000 - £55,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • FTSE 250 Travel Business - Central London
  • Newly-Qualified ACA role - 1st step into industry

About Our Client

This FTSE 250 Travel Company boast an impressive reputation in the market and is an instantly recognisable brand. They have undergone a period of transformation to drive the business's new growth strategy which is now entering phase two. They offer a variable and fast-paced environment with constant learning opportunities through new project work as well as the core day-to-day elements of your role to enable you to have a grounding within the business.

Job Description

This role is designed as a development opportunity for a newly-qualified ACA accountant and will see you work within the group team. This team is made up of high calibre ACA trained individuals who will aid your transition from practice into industry and your longer-term learning. Tis role is essential in the development of a clear accounting structure which will enable the FP&A team to grow and provide further opportunities. Your key responsibilities in this Group Accountant position will be:

-Liaise with business units/division to ensure reporting to Group is both timely and to a high standard

- Group reporting will require you to prepare an element of the monthly consolidated accounts (consolidating, reconciliations, journals etc)

-Leading on elements of month end reporting as well as external reporting at group level providing reports to senior financial stakeholders

-Deliver accounting updates and training to segment finance teams and help in performing assessments of any upcoming revisions to accounting standards;

-Continually drive process change and development to ensure efficiency of operations

-Project work including, but not limited to, redesign of the chart of accounts; assistance with corporate re-simplification; systems improvements

The Successful Applicant

As an ideal candidate for this group accountant position you will be:

-An ACA qualified accountant (Big 4 training preferable)

-Possess a strong academic background (educated to degree level; 2.i and above)

-Show strong technical accounting experience: IFRS; consolidations

-Demonstrate clear attention to detail and the ability to be thorough in your work whilst meeting strict deadlines

-Have a flexible approach to working in a fluid environment

-Eligible to work full-time in the UK

What's on Offer

The offer to the successful candidate will be between £50,000-£55,000 + flexible benefits, pension (9%), and travel discounts. You will also receive a dedicated training and development programme to further your career within the business and aid the transition into industry.

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