Financial Accountant

Permanent
London,
50-55k

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Description

An Energy company based in the heart of the City of London requires a Financial Accountant to join their growing finance team. This is a global organisation and the successful candidate will be joining a large, dynamic and demanding yet highly rewarding environment.

Duties

Roles Responsibilities –

  • Support line manager with all month end closing activities in compliance with company accounting policies
  • Statutory reporting
  • Work closely with key stakeholders, FP&A, senior management etc to standardise daily, weekly and monthly reporting
  • Ensure compliance with group and international accounting standards
  • Oversee and sign off reconciliations of balance sheet accounts
  • Check all journal entries on a monthly basis by collecting necessary data, analyzing and preparing audit trail support for the journal entries
  • Identify opportunities for process improvements to further streamline accounting tasks, increase efficiency and shorten month end close calendar
  • Coordinate and facilitate on Internal Control matters, prepare companies for Internal Control visits and actively participate in Group Internal Control visits;
  • Oversee tax compliance and tax reviews

Candidate Requirements –

  • ACA/CIMA/ACCA qualified (or equivalent)
  • Previous industry experience would be beneficial however not essential
  • Candidates with experience in Oracle and a high level knowledge of Excel would be encouraged to apply
  • Experience working for a global organisation is ideal
  • Solid reporting skills