£60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
11 days ago
Hays Senior Finance
A global consultancy business is currently looking for a Group Financial Accountant
Group Financial Accountant
A global consultancy business with operations in over 70 countries is currently looking for a Group Financial Accountant, reporting into the CFO for a new division they are creating.
Your new company
With over 27,000 people globally, this business are experts in the built environment dedicated to improving the quality of life across design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services. They are now creating a new entity that is focused on the development of digital tools in the field of asset management, cities and mobility.
Your new role
Reporting into the CFO there is a need to create a cutting edge finance team that is agile, bold and forward thinking. The Group Financial Accountant will play a key role in the finance team and be responsible for the new divisions accounting and tax policies across a global region. A key part of the role will help set direction for the approach taken to reporting, working closely with the wider business including legal and tax. Your key deliverables will include the completion of statutory accounts and tax returns, group consolidation, ownership of month end timetables as well as supporting in the implementation of new finance systems.
What you will need to succeed
The client is looking for someone that is self motivated, proactive and confident in driving results. Ideally you will have a ACA or ACCA qualification as well as 2 years relevant experience in a technical accounting role with overseas subsidiaries and tax compliance. You should have a good mix of analytical and interpersonal skills to liaise with different stakeholders across the business.
What you will get in return
The client is initially offering a 6 month contract but there is the potential for a permanent opportunity. They are offering a competitive salary that could be considered on a day rate or salary.
What you need to do now
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