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Senior Accountant

Job Title: Senior Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Industry:
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Start Date: 31/07/2018
Reference: 13930580/001_1531149094
Contact Name: Hermione Rowe
Contact Email: hermionerowe@michaelpage.com
Job Published: July 09, 2018 16:11

Job Description

This exciting opportunity would suit someone from industry with a financial accounting experience, or someone trained in practice looking for a move into industry.

Client Details

A globally recognised technology business

Description

  • The primary focus of the role is to support of European legal entities within the Europe Satellite Accounting team to meet local and statutory compliance requirements in the region
  • Validate and sign off on month end accounts as prepared by Global Accounting Team in accordance with US GAAP
  • Generate statutory accounts compliant with local reporting including filing of local accounts and managing statutory audits to support & corporate tax compliance,
  • General accounting and reporting (including corporation tax, VAT, accounting for payroll taxes, import/export compliance)
  • Providing finance support to the entities officers and employees

Profile

The successful Financial Accountant will:

  • Hold a recognised accountancy qualification (ACA/ACCA)
  • Be a technically strong accountant with previous experience
  • Have strong practical knowledge of IFRS and UK GAAP
  • Previous experience of using Oracle, SAP or other large ERP system
  • Practical experience of applying accounting standards to real-life situations
  • Have a strong personality and the gravitas to influence key stakeholders
  • Be ambitious and motivated to progress a long term and successful career

Job Offer

Salary to up £60,000 plus benefits