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Senior Financial Accountant

London   •   £35,786 - £41,108   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • London University seek Senior Financial Accountant
  • Senior Financial Accountant required to join 38-strong finance team

About Our Client

This is one of the only campus universities in London, welcoming students from the UK and the globe over. Commercially focused, the university partners with many organisations and has four campuses abroad as well as several regional offices. You would be joining a large and hard-working finance team, which is very well-respected within the organisation, has a great culture and is continually making improvements.

Job Description

As a Senior Financial Accountant at this modern and commercial university, your responsibilities will include:

  • Leading on the production of the University's monthly accounts
  • Contributing to the planning and production of the University's annual accounts, and assisting the Financial Controller in maintaining effective liaison with the internal and external auditors
  • Production of statutory returns for VAT, Partial Exemption and Capital Goods Scheme, and assisting the Financial Controller with producing taxation guidance and advice
  • Leading on accounting under FRS102 and HE SORP 2015 ensuring all results and balances have been converted into new GAAP

The Successful Applicant

You will be a qualified or exam-qualified accountant who has worked as a Financial Accountant in a large organisation, who wants to work hard, develop your skills and make improvements. You will need to be familiar with FRS102, and have produced statutory accounts. Familiarity with Oracle Financials would be desirable, as well as a knowledge of Higher Education and University Finances

What's on Offer

As a Senior Financial Accountant you will earn £35, 786 - £41, 108 with the potential for good progression and opportunities to undertake training.