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Financial Accountant

Interim/Temporary/Contract
Central London,
£55,000 - £59,000

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Description

Our client, a global company, are looking for a Financial Accountant to join their team on an initial 6 month FTC basis. The role is to help with year end and the responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Manage year-end audit process
  • Production of annual consolidated financial statements
  • Preparation of year-end Statutory Accounts
  • On-going implementation and monitoring of SOX controls and testing
  • Act as an advisor to the wider finance and non-finance areas on all aspects of controls compliance and provide expertise and support for new initiatives
  • Provide technical training on changes to UK GAAP to Finance Team
  • Internal Reporting and Accounting
  • Complete monthly balance sheet reconciliations
  • Calculation and management of accruals and prepayments
  • Preparation and analysis of variances to budget/forecast; commentary on business drivers

Duties

  • Be a qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA or equivalent)
  • Have demonstrable audit/SOX experience
  • Strong technical accounting skills
  • Excellent Microsoft excel knowledge