Role details

Statutory Accountant

London   •   £65 - £70,000   •  Temporary

Bullet points

  • Senior Group Accountant - Audit Manager background
  • FTSE 100 Commercial Property Group - 9 month role

About Our Client

My client is a leading FTSE 100 Commercial Property Company based in central London

Job Description

Main Duties;

- Responsible for the production of statutory accounts for subsidiary and joint venture companies.

- Assist in the preparation of the interim and final accounts and month-end procedures

- Production of statutory accounts for subsidiary and joint venture companies. This will include internal liaison (tax department, company secretariat, rent accounts, service charges) and external liaison (auditors).

- Assisting in the preparation of the interim and final accounts for the Group, taking a lead role in producing the notes for which the team are responsible.

- Assisting in the completion of monthly balance sheet reconciliations.

- Keep abreast of latest accounting requirements / standards and company law and apply as necessary to the Group's financial reporting.

- Assisting in other financial accounting work as required in conjunction with other Finance departments such as quarterly management accounts for certain entities as and when required.

- Contributing towards the department's housekeeping, filing, record maintenance and internal control procedures.

- Undertaking ad-hoc accounting projects and special reviews as required.

- Assisting in the preparation of the Security Group consolidated accounts.

- Assisting in the preparation of the monthly intercompany interest / management charge.

The Successful Applicant

- ACA/CA or equivalent qualification

- Ideally Audit Manager

- Good understanding of UK GAAP and high level understanding of differences between UK GAAP and IFRS.

- Good Excel and Word skills.

In summary: The successful candidate will be a Chartered Accountant from practice, ideally Big 4, who has a real eye for detail and enthusiasm for learning and who wishes to secure a long term contract.

What's on Offer

Up to £350 per day

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