Group Accountant

Cardiff Permanent £38,000 - £40,000
  • Fantastic opportunity to join a forward thinking progressive organisation
  • Great company, bonus package, shares & benefits scheme

About Our Client

My client is a world renowned market leading organisation in the heart of Cardiff.

Job Description

  • Providing technical assistance and/or challenge to entities within the Group on accounting matters raised to ensure adherence to Group accounting policy
  • Challenging processes and controls, aiming to improve quality and timeliness of reporting and ensuring entities adherence to the Group reporting timetable
  • Challenging the results submitted to Group through analytical reviews of information submitted
  • Perform regular analytical reviews of information submitted to identify and understand trends in performance and enable the production of quality MI reporting for internal Boards and Committees, as well as external parties
  • Involvement in the group IFRS consolidation process
  • Responsible for the financial elements of certain aspects of the Group annual report
  • Develop strong relationships with the Group external audit team
  • Develop and enhance reporting processes and documentation across the Group
  • Perform and enhance data quality assessment and documentation
  • Develop and maintain good relationships with colleagues in Finance and other areas such as other Finance departments across the Group

The Successful Applicant

  • Qualified Accountant (CIMA, ACA, ACCA)
  • Experience of working with the IFRS accounting framework, and ideally insurance accounting
  • Good knowledge of financial controls and exposure to data quality assurance processes
  • Ability to independently interpret accounting standards and regulatory requirements and propose suggestions to senior management
  • Self motivated, proactive with a can do attitude towards work
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to build relationships
  • Good Microsoft Excel skills

What's on Offer

  • Great opportunity to join a forward thinking exciting finance function
  • Fantastic share and bonus scheme
  • Hybrid working environment
  • Super flexible working hours
  • Fantastic progression opportunities across the group
Thomas Bevan
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Phone number
+44 292 064 2042

Job summary

Group Accounts
Financial Services
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Consultant name
Thomas Bevan
Consultant phone
+44 292 064 2042
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