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Financal Accountant

  • Location: North West London
  • Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + + 2 Oyster Cards + 15% Bonus per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance
  • Contact: Alex Pughe
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: 04/05/2023
  • Expiry Date: 03 June 2023
  • Job Ref: JO0000012699_1683193629

I am exclusively partnered with a leading international transportation group who are looking to hire a Financial Accountant in a newly created position. This is an exciting new role that could suit a recently qualified accountant out of practice looking for their first move into industry.

The role reports directly to the CFO and will offer a high level of exposure to senior management.

Excellent Benefits includes x 2 Free Oyster cards (worth up to £8K) and 15% Bonus

This is perfect great mix of financial and management accounting for a recently qualified accountant offering real progression - Hybrid role 3 days a week in the office.


  • Assist with the preparation and completion of the companies' statutory accounts, through all phases from preparation to audit management through to finalisation and Board sign-off
  • Co-ordination of annual audits
  • Prepare the commentary for the management reporting
  • Manage, coach and develop a team of 3 within the wider finance function
  • Responsible for a rigorous and accurate Short Term Cashflow Forecasting for the UK Group, ensuring funding needs and requirements are accurate and communicated in a timely manner
  • Direct liaison and support with the CFO on Capital Funding and Financing, new / renewal of lease contract financing including lessor selection, real-estate financing and funding and areas of new business development
  • Ensuring accuracy of operating lease cost accounting under IFRS16, including related reconciliations

Skills, Knowledge and Experience:

  • Qualified ACA accountant who is ambitious and keen to develop their career in industry
  • Strong technical knowledge / background and keen to maintain and a high level of technical accounting knowledge, FRS and IFRS expertise
  • Strong technical knowledge of statutory reporting requirements under FRS102 & US GAAP
  • A confident and strong communicator able to partner the business and work closely with Commercial Accountants and other senior stakeholders within the business