Group Financial Accountant

Job Title: Group Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: Up to £50000 per annum
Reference: RB654MS_1539186788
Contact Name: Michael Swinburn
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 10, 2018 16:53

Job Description

One of the most prestigious international institutions is looking for a Group Financial Accountant to join their Central London based finance team, in a position that will play a key role across the organisation. This role has huge scope to add strategic value and is a great chance to join one of the best known brands in the sector.

As Group Financial Accountant the main duties will include:

*Contributing to the production of all aspects of UK statutory accounting, global consolidations and reports in an accurate and timely manner to meet agreed publication timetables.
*Contributing to global and country specific projects to guide the projects in the right direction regarding global group reporting and general accounting principles.
*Assist the Group Reporting Manager in ensuring that financial accounting policies comply with current financial reporting standards and are adhered to.
*Establish and maintain effective relationships with stakeholders involving their UK finance colleagues, Shared Service Centre, auditors and other finance colleagues around the globe.

The successful candidate will ideally be qualified ACA/ACCA who can demonstrate a sound knowledge of general accounting principles and strong attention to detail, with the ambition to further their skills and knowledge. The candidate must not only be technically astute but also demonstrate a proactive approach to their work, continuously looking to improve the services and outputs delivered by the high performing finance team. Experience of working with group consolidations and reporting on multi-currency is an advantage.