Financial Reporting Accountant - Immediate Start

Job Title: Financial Reporting Accountant - Immediate Start
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Barnet, London
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Reference: GBFRA1703_1616004396
Contact Name: Guy Barwell
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 17, 2021 18:06

Job Description

Financial Reporting Accountant
Barnet, Hertfordshire
£48,000 - £55,000 - Generous Benefits & Bonus
12 Month Fixed Term Contract

We are seeking a Qualified Financial Reporting Accounting to cover an initial 12 Month Fixed Term contract for this market leading business.
The role will initially be remote but returning to the office probably in around 6 months' time at which point there will be a mix of office and home working.
Working within the Financial Control team working closely with the Head of Financial Control and will be responsible for accounting and reporting for a number for European subsidiaries. This includes the production of monthly, quarterly and annual results and supporting statutory & regulatory returns.
This position is initially on a 12 month fixed term contract but could lead to future permanent opportunities.

Key Accountabilities
To report on the daily, monthly, quarterly and annual operational processes, in relation to all controls, balance sheet reconciliations and month end processing required for all financials, in a timely and accurate manner.

Assist the Financial Controller in the review and monitoring of all key financial movements to ensure that correct and complete information is reflected in the reported financials.

To assist the Financial Control Manager in the production of all auditable working papers for subsidiary financials, including a detailed analytical review (P&L and Balance Sheet) for review at reporting period end.

Keeping abreast of technical accounting principles to ensure all requirements are met and implemented effectively, implement new procedures when necessary ensuring the Company's legal & statutory requirements are met.

Assist in the continuous development and improvement of the Department's processes and procedures to ensure the provision of timely and accurate financial information.

Experience Required
* Qualified Accountant - ACA, ACCA or CIMA
* Good technical knowledge across P&L and Balance Sheet
* Ability to deal with complex tasks, unsupervised.
* Able to train new members of staff and work effectively in a team
* Strong Excel skills
* Previous experience within a Financial Accounting / Reporting role within a large entity (£200M t/o +)
* Enthusiastic and confident approach to new challenges.
* Good verbal and written communication skills.

The business offers a comprehensive reward package including income protection, private medical insurance and life assurance, along with a generous pension and bonus scheme. You'll also receive the support you need with your personal and professional development.

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