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Financial Accountant

Contract
Central London,
£60,000

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Description

My client are a fast growing Multi-National Construction Company and are looking for a Financial Accountant for 12 months.

Duties

  • Production of statutory accounts for all UK and Europe entities, ensuring compliance with FRS 102, or IFRS as applicable, including: Liaising with corporate accountants, tax, legal and company secretarial departments
  • Ensuring all accounts filed within required timescales, statutory or otherwise
  • Responsible for producing co-ordinated statutory accounts and tax filing and compliance timetable
  • Responsible for preparing consolidated statutory accounts
  • Continuous improvement of the accounts production process
  • Technical assistance in relation to new accounting standards (e.g. IFRS 16)
  • Preparation of tax pack information
  • Assistance with corporate transactions, including restructuring and liquidations
  • Accounts production system management and maintenance
  • Assist the team with the quarterly financial close for UK entities and group reporting
  • Assisting with the half year and year end group audit in addition to the year end statutory audit

Experience, Knowledge & Qualifications:

  • ACA/CA/ACCA qualified accountant or equivalent with post qualification experience
  • Knowledge of IFRS and FRS 102
  • Consolidation knowledge is desirable
  • Experience of preparing statutory accounts using an accounting software
  • Experience of preparing Limited Partnership accounts is a strong advantage
  • Experience of dealing with auditors and other members of the finance team
  • Experience of having worked alongside company secretarial and tax
  • Exposure with Group/Corporate restructuring is an advantage
  • Strong financial, analytical and system skills
  • Advanced spreadsheet skills