Wasim Yousuf


Wasim Yousuf

Associate - Qualified Finance

Financial reporting accountant

Hertfordshire, England

A well-established technology organisation is recruiting an interim Financial Reporting Accountant position based in North-West London. The role is reporting into a Regional Controller and takes ownership of the full statutory reporting function. You will have significant external reporting experience within a large multi national Key responsibilities: ·Assisting with all aspects of the year-end accounting process ·Full ownership of the external reporting process ·Preparation of the Group and subsidiary consolidation and annual statutory accounts ·Ownership of the cash flow management including forecasting ·Supporting a large scale integration project ·Undertaking ad hoc financial assignments required for the Group ·Provide assistance and advice on any IFRS policies ·Working with the Corporate Development Director on acquisition / disposals reporting Key requirements: ·Relevant qualification (Ideally ACA or ACCA) ·In depth knowledge of accounting policies under IFRS ·External reporting experience in a large business ·Excellent communication skills ·Strong system skills ·Must have experience within a similar role The suitable candidate will possess a 'hands on' consolidation background and have proven experience of managing a year-end process under IFRS. You will have strong communication skills and have the ability to work across group finance and directly with the business units.

Interim management accountant

Kingston upon Thames, Surrey

Cedar are working with a well known consultancy business in South West London. As a qualified accountant you will have robust financial reporting skills and be a key team player. You will play a pivotal role in assisting and supporting the Financial controller with the day to day tasks. Key responsibilities: ·Full ownership of the monthly management accounts ·Preparation of the statutory accounts ·Post VAT journals, completing balance sheet reconciliations and arranging payments ·Play a key role in re charging the spreadsheets ·Ad hoc requirements as necessary Key requirements: ·Qualified accountant- ACA, ACCA, CA, CIMA ·Proven experience in similar role ·Strong systems experience ·Strong attention to detail This is an urgent requirement with significant exposure to senior management. You will be able to hit the ground running and have a collaborative approach.

Financial reporting manager

City of London, London

Cedar are excited to bring to market and urgent need for a Financial reporting manager for a FTSE 250 professional services business As a strong technical accountant, you will have proven experience in a group finance role encompassing all aspects of financial reporting. Key responsibilities: ·Full ownership of the month end tasks including the management and statutory reporting ·Preparation of the cashflow and balance sheet accounting ·Consolidation of the statutory accounts, management accounts and budget and forecast cycles ·Business partnering with key functions such as treasury to ensure full accurate reporting around all front desk matters ·Partner with the global SSC for all transactional related matters ·Key point of contact for the auditors ·Ad hoc projects as required Key requirements: ·Qualified accountant - ACA, ACCA, CIMA ·Strong attention to detail ·Strong systems experience eg. SAP BPC ·Self- starter and extremely pro active ·Experience within a treasury function would be highly advantageous This role suits a technically strong individual who has proven experience in a similar role. You will have the ability to challenge senior stakeholders and ensure all reporting is compliant. Your attention to detail will be second to none and will drive the financial reporting process.