Group Financial Accountant/Project Accountant

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing & Engineering

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  • Job ref:

    JN -012021-1995209_1610365150

  • Published:

    10 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 months - perm

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  • Client:

    Michael Page

Qualified financial accountant with strong experience in maintaining accounting ledgers and completion of reconciliations, as well as IFRS & FRS102 sought for European £300m+ turnover manufacturing and distribution business in central London

Client Details

This is a group of companies across Europe in the manufacturing and distribution space, with a turnover of £300m+


  • Ensure the accounting ledgers head office and branches are correct
  • Preparation of consolidated monthly financial and management accounts
  • Month End / Year End Process (Balance Sheet reconciliations, Accruals & Prepayments, Journal preparation & entry, consolidation, IFRS adjustments)
  • Preparation of VAT Returns, Intrastat & ESL in the UK as well as various EU countries
  • Support preparation of budget and forecast, review with budget holders
  • Preparation & maintenance of foreign exchange rates in the accounting system
  • Provide guidance and support to finance and non-finance colleagues particularly with ERP
  • Support transfer pricing and BEPS analysis


  • ACA or ACCA qualified
  • Qualified accountant with min. 2 years of post-qualified experience
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Experience of working in a finance team using an integrated ERP system and working to regular monthly deadlines.
  • Strong experience of maintaining accounting ledgers and completion of reconciliations
  • Experience in working with both IFRS and FRS102
  • Experience gained within a similar working environment (turnover)

Job Offer

Exposure to the European CFO within a streamlined team. Wide accountability within the remit of financial and project accounting. Supportive team working environment.