Financial Accountant

Job Title: Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Bens
Reference: CG0811GLA_1573232410
Contact Name: Charlotte Garfield
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 08, 2019 17:00

Job Description

Our client, an innovative, high-growth entity in the technology sector, is looking to source an ambitious and enthusiastic Financial Accountant to join its talented team. This business operates a fun, creative and fast-paced environment and is looking for top calibre candidates who fit seamlessly with its core values, whilst also delivering an excellent standard of work.

The role will report to a Financial Controller and be responsible for supporting the accounting team with close activities and proactively ensuring processes are compliant and as efficient as possible.

Main duties include:
* Supporting the general ledger month end close process, ensuring all reporting deadlines and controls are met
* Producing month end journals and balance sheet reconciliations
* Maintaining fixed asset register
* Producing weekly bank reconciliations
* Following internal processes for executing against intercompany arrangements
* Assisting with audit requests
* Preparing quarterly VAT returns
* Ad hoc projects as requested

Key skills & experience required:
* Finalist or Newly Qualified ACA/ACCA with experience of supporting the month end accounting for multiple entities, ideally of a listed group
* Previous experience working in a multi-currency environment
* Competent using ERP systems
* Ability to use initiative to design, implement and prove processes
* An enquiring mind, interested to challenge the status quo where necessary
* Strong Excel
* Confident communicator, enjoys working with others and towards common goals

This is a genuinely fantastic opportunity for a motivated Accountant to join this thriving organisation, as it continues to expand market share on a global basis.

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