Role details

Interim Financial Accountant (12m FTC)

Essex   •   £42,000   •  Temporary

Bullet points

  • Large mult national company based in Essex
  • 12 month Fixed term contract with opportunity for permanent

About Our Client

Multi-national insurance company based in Essex.

Job Description

  • Review and production of annual financial statements for active companies, including liaison with external auditors during the course of their annual audit.
  • Preparation of annual company files, backing up disclosed numbers in the financial statements.
  • Corporation tax and deferred tax calculations for group reporting and agreeing to local returns.
  • Preparation and control of legal entity quarterly forecasts for allocated countries and companies.
  • Production of monthly/quarterly/annual regulatory and governmental reports.
  • Production of the consolidated financial statements.
  • Assist in the preparation of financial reports for controllers and local management.
  • Liaison with local service providers with a view to completion of local regulatory returns, such as VAT.
  • Assisting with monitoring company balance sheets to ensure any foreign exchange exposure is kept to a minimum
  • Liaison with a number of stakeholders including outsource providers, Systems Support, Payroll or Treasury for the resolution of queries and problems.
  • Involvement in ad hoc Financial projects, support and projects of other functions
  • Pro-actively suggest improvements and develop best practices within Finance to improve the cost-effectiveness, efficiency and added value of the services provided.
  • Controlling the Hub processing of quarterly tax provisions and reporting for various European companies, including group tax reporting using one-source.
  • Technical accounting query resolution and ad-hoc investigations/analysis as and when required.

The Successful Applicant

- Recent statutory accounts preparation experience
- Audit Experience
- Strong Excel Skills
- Tax and VAT experience

What's on Offer


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