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Senior Accountant Financial Reporting

Full Time
London ,
£65,000 - £70,000


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Halliday Marx are excited to partner with a prestigious Luxury Retail Brand to recruit a Senior Accountant Financial Reporting on a Permanent basis. Reporting into the Finance Manager you will lead the financial reporting to ensure comprehensive and accurate delivery to the Group.

This is a Hybrid working role allowing the successful candidate to be based in the office 3 days per week.


  • Preparation of financial statements for two large legal entities
  • Reporting under local GAAP and IFRS standards
  • Responsible for the month end reporting for two entities (P&L, balance sheet, cashflow) and report and consolidate back into the Group
  • Forecasting of both balance sheet and cashflows with a high level of detail and accuracy
  • Monthly balance sheet reconciliations
  • Detail analytical review of balance sheets and cashflow forecasts with insightful commentary to support business decisions
  • Business Partner with the wider business units and stakeholders
  • Prepare deliverables and co-ordinate the audit being a key liaison with the external auditors
  • Responsible for the preparation of the corporate tax returns, liaising with advisors and HMRC when necessary
  • Improve, streamline and assist with process and procedure improvement
  • Manage 1 direct report consisting of training, mentoring and coaching
  • Adhoc projects and tasks to support the wider finance team and function

The Successful Candidate;

  • Qualified Chartered Accountant (ACA, ACCA or equivalent)
  • Minimum of 1-2 years post qualified experience within FMCG, Retail, Consumer Goods/Products
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Collaborative mindset and ability to build rapport with stakeholders from all levels of the business
  • Strong Excel and Analytical skills
  • Previous working experience with SAP would be advantageous
  • Deadline driven and can work accurately and to tight deadlines with exceptional attention to detail
  • Ability to work autonomously and collectively within a team environment