Senior Technical Accountant

Job Title: Senior Technical Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum
Reference: JN -102020-1237515_1602260221
Contact Name: James Fowler
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 09, 2020 17:17

Job Description

An opportunity has arisen for a Senior Technical Accountant to join a market-leading property firm based in central London.

Client Details

My client is a market leading property developer/owner/investor and based in central London.


The key aspects of this Senior Technical Accountant role will be:

  • Maintain accounting policies and lead on all updates - provide accounting guidance
  • Provide technical accounting expertise across the Group, both to finance and commercial teams
  • Engage with Company Secretarial, Tax and Treasury in group restructuring matters
  • Ensure full compliance with statutory reporting requirements
  • Support the annual audit process
  • Provide guidance and support to the Finance team in the accounts and audit file preparation
  • Review and approve Financial Statements prior to submission to the Auditors / Board
  • Assist with the presentation of Statutory Accounts to the board
  • Assist with monthly and quarterly bank and contract reporting requirements
  • Review and assess property related transactions from a Financial perspective
  • Support with ad-hoc tasks as requested


This Senior Technical Accountant role is for an experienced qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) with the below credentials:

  • Experience producing statutory reports, group consolidated accounts under IFRS
  • Up to date technical experience and knowledge of UK GAAP and IFRS (16 essential)
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to present / communicate technical information to a wide audience including non-finance stakeholders
  • Experience within the real estate and property sector desirable but not essential
  • Experience with Caseware or other Financial Reporting software preferable

Job Offer

Excellent basic salary of between £85,000 to £95,000 + benefits