Group Accountant

Job Title: Group Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hertfordshire
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Reference: GAHERT021120_1604341403
Contact Name: Guy Barwell
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Job Published: November 02, 2020 18:23

Job Description

Group Accountant
£55,000 - £65,000

We have a fantastic opportunity got a technically strong Qualified Accountant to join this innovative cutting-edge growing PLC business based in Hertfordshire. The role reports into the Head of Financial Reporting & Control
and will be responsible for consolidated financials, period-end reporting, and ensuring compliance with IFRS and group policies.

Key Responsibilities

*Leading in the preparation of the consolidated financial statements including overseas subsidiaries.
*Review of overseas compliance.
*Ensuring monthly and quarterly results are in compliance key technical reporting standards.
*Key liaison with external audits including leading key technical projects and technical papers.
*Preparation of statutory financial statements under IFRS working closely with external advisors.
*Assisting with the preparation and review of budgets and forecasts.
*Working closely with the Head of Reporting / CFO with significant input in periodic board reports.
*Extensive analytical projects around contracts, revenue recognition and sales commission.
*Exposure to the Private equity partner including M&A Activity.
*Working with external tax advisors to review and assist with tax position and disclosures.
Provide technical advice around accounting treatment for new a existing commercial contracts.

Applicants must be / have:

*Qualified ACA / ACCA / CIMA.
*Experienced of preparing statutory consolidated financial statements.
*A strong understanding and application of IFRS standards.
*Previous experience dealing with tax advisors.
*Experience of managing audit and reporting timelines.
*Strong analytical experience.

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