Group Accountant

Job Title: Group Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Essex
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Reference: 3945665_1615466303
Contact Name: Claire Evans
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 11, 2021 12:38

Job Description

Newly created role for ambitious growth organisation

Your new company
This client is well established in the local area and part of a much larger group with a European presence.

Your new role

This is a newly created role working alongside the current Finance Manager and reporting into the Head of Finance. The role includes:

  • Ensure the quality and accuracy of recorded transactions in the accounting system
  • Leading month-end closing process
  • Preparing quarterly Group Reporting Packs for the Group (in line with IFRS)
  • Responsible for quarterly intercompany reconciliations
  • Responsible for preparation of annual consolidated financial statements (in line with local GAAP)
  • Responsible for tax calculations and submissions to the relevant authorities
  • Managing annual audits
  • Managing accounting of European subsidiaries
  • Leading projects in finance team to improve accounting processes and systems
  • Taking over responsibility for certain month-end closing tasks (fixed assets ledger, accrued costs, deferred charges, IFRS16 adjustments etc.)

What you'll need to succeed

  • At least 2-3 years experience in a similar role for an international organisation
  • Professional finance qualification (ACCA, CIMA etc.) obtained or in final stages
  • IFRS
  • Knowledge of UK financial reporting requirements and tax system
  • Experience in consolidation of financial results of Group entities would be considered as an advantage
  • Hands on experience with Microsoft Dynamics NAV / Dynamics 365 Business Central would be considered as an advantage

What you'll get in return
£55-60,000 + Bonus potential + Benefits

What you need to do now
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