Statutory Accounts Lead Accountant

Job Title: Statutory Accounts Lead Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 152551_1572272919
Contact Name: Chris Brannigan
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 28, 2019 14:28

Job Description

A global energy business in London are now seeking the addition of a newly qualified accountant to fill a Statutory Accounts Lead position.

This role will be ideal for newly qualified accountants from the Big 4 Audit teams who are looking to make their first move into industry.

The purpose of the role is to ensure timely and accurate preparation and review of a portfolio of more complex UK statutory accounts and tax packs for entities which are the responsibility of the UK Statutory Accounting team. You will ensure full reconciliations from ledgers to statutory accounts and corporate tax reporting.

Research of technical accounting issues and assessment of impairments relating to
these companies is key as is timely response to queries raised on accounts and tax analyses from Group Tax and external auditors.

You will be a fully qualified accountant and current member of a recognised national or international professional accountancy body with excellent knowledge of relevant external financial reporting requirements and developments.