Role details

Statutory Accountant

Witham   •  Temporary

Bullet points

  • Opportunity to join a well established, global leader
  • Competitive salary and fantastic career support and development

About Our Client

Our client is a well established, global leader in the field and the Financial Accountant will join a friendly and supportive team.

Job Description

The Statutory Accountant role will include the following:

  • Review and production of annual financial statements for active EMEA 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
  • 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.
  • Preparation and control of legal entity quarterly forecasts for allocated countries and companies.
  • Production of monthly/quarterly/annual regulatory and governmental reports.
  • Produce sub 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
  • Pro-actively suggest improvements and develop best practices within Finance to improve the cost-effectiveness, efficiency and added value of the services provided.

The Successful Applicant

The candidate profile will include the following:

  • Understanding of Oracle Financials - GL, Hyperion Smartview and Caseware
  • ACA, ACCA or equivalent
  • Experience of IFRS and US GAAP
  • Relevant exposure to Statutory reporting gained by working in a financial services environment.
  • Experience of Practice Accounting and Controllership environment
  • Excellent IT Skills (including Excel and Word)
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines and deliver results to short timescales.
  • Ability to identify areas to improve efficiency, accuracy and analysis and suggest ways of improvement

What's on Offer

Competitive package offered

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