Financial Accountant

Job Title: Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Reference: 3175086_1614681851
Contact Name: Nicolette Solomou
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 02, 2021 10:44

Job Description

Financial Accountant for a Digital Transformation consultancy suited to a newly qualified Accountant

Your new company

An award winning innovative online tech and logistics business. The company is looking for the next wave of pioneers in their industry, with the ambition of joining a rapidly growing business with plenty of opportunity for personal and professional growth. The company is rapidly scaling and investing in product development and people. They aim to carry out a first-year audit this year while they investigate multiple opportunities for growth (including public listing). The business hope to maintain finance oversight & function during the increase of reporting requirements, and bolster their analysis capabilities in the long-term. We are seeking a financial accountant to contribute to this vision.

Your new role

  • Manage the filing of statutory financial statements.
  • Interpret historic financial information and implement IFRS accordingly, making recommendations for company accounting policy.
  • Manage the translation of historic information into IFRS compliant financial statements.
  • Implement financial controls and process to allow for on-going half and full-year financial statements.
  • Leverage understanding of financial information to provide operational insights.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Recently qualified accountant (ACA OR ACCA).
  • Experience with the reporting requirements of a UK-based listed company.
  • Willingness to prepare and oversee other finance function (i.e. payroll, tax submissions, FP&A).
  • An understanding or interest in the logistics and/or tech industry.
  • Someone who is motivated to work for a high-growth SME.
  • Someone who can understand the key drivers of the companies performance, and contribute analysis that will drive success.
  • Positive, confident & diligent individual who shows initiative and is confident in dealing with stakeholders.
  • Highly organised, acute attention to detail, common sense judgement and a passion for precision
  • A creative and resourceful problem solver with tonnes of initiative
  • An unwavering desire for continuous improvement and innovation.
  • Fluent in English with excellent writing and communication skills.

What you'll get in return
This is a great role for an ACA / ACCA practice trained Accountant who is seeking their first step into industry. As the business goes through an exciting period of listing this is a super exciting role which can expose you to a wide range of finance responsibilities and the opportunity to add real value to a growing and innovative business.

Flexible working options available.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Nicolette Solomou now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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