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Group Accountant

  • Location: Staines-upon-Thames
  • Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 5k car allowance + 20% bonus + bens per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance
  • Contact: Andy Myerson
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  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 22 November 2023
  • Job Ref: JO0000013371_1698064448

A Group Accountant is sought by a growing, acquisitive division of a global financial services business. Widely recognised as one of the UK's most trusted finance providers, they have recently acquired a multi-entity European competitor and are keen to add other business too.

This newly created Group Accountant role reports to the Group Financial Controller and responsibilities will include:

  • Prepare month-end UK Group (multi-currency) consolidation.
  • Ensure all intercompany eliminations / consolidation adjustments are processed accurately.
  • Liaise with subsidiary finance teams to ensure all returns are completed timely and accurately.
  • Prepare month, quarter & year end additional reporting disclosure schedules for parent company.
  • Report and analyse monthly foreign exchange movements and support cash-flow forecasting.
  • Enhance existing month end reporting processes and implement improvements where possible.
  • Develop the capabilities of the Oracle Fusion system and enhance, where possible, report writing.

Candidates for the position of Group Accountant will:

  • Be fully qualified accountants (ACA preferred and from a Top 30 firm audit background).
  • Have experience of preparing and / or auditing multi-currency group consolidations.
  • Possess a working knowledge of IFRS and interest in developing systems.
  • Desire a full flexible role that can offer broad exposure as the company continues to grow.

Salary: £55000 - £60000 + £5000 car allowance and excellent benefits.