Senior Accountant

Job Title: Senior Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Essex
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Reference: 3610705_1559917970
Contact Name: Claire Evans
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 07, 2019 15:32

Job Description

Newly created Financial Accounting opportunity

Your new company
Established business on the outskirts of Chelmsford

Your new role
As Senior Financial Accountant your role will primarily be to complete in a timely manner all aspects of statutory filing requirements for various group companies, including quarterly reporting to the listed US parent.

This will include completion of monthly routines and involvement in improving key processes. It will involve liaising with the commercial team with any tax queries for the location of their projects which can be all over the world. The role will also involve having technical knowledge of local GAAP for our group companies and to understand how this can be adjusted from US GAAP.

  • Manage the completion of year end accounts for all group companies. Conversion from US GAAP to FRS102 and other local GAAP will be required
  • Preparation of all corporate tax returns for the group, including returns required for Tonnage Tax & tax returns for all overseas subsidiary companies
  • Oversee the preparation of VAT for the group registration including Intrastat returns and EC Sales lists
  • Monthly processes
  • Assistance with any ad-hoc financial analysis
  • Assistance with annual budgeting where required
  • Prepare technical memos for any new standards or key accounting issues for senior management

What you'll need to succeed

  • Newly or recently qualified ACA, or ACCA
  • Financial accounting experience is essential
  • Strong organisation and process performance experience
  • Ability to work in a deadline driven and multi-task environment
  • Pro-active and ability to work independently
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Excel and Word

What you'll get in return
£45-60,000 depending on current salary and experience + Benefits

What you need to do now
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