Group Accountant (High-growth Tech)

Group Accountant (High-growth Tech)

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Recently Qualified Finance

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  • Salary:

    Up to £55000.00 per annum + 15% bonus

  • Contact:

    David Mendonca

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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Group Accountant (High-growth Tech)

Our client is one of the fastest growing Tech businesses in the UK, in one the fastest growing industries. The Group is Headquartered in London and currently expanding into Europe.

The Group Accountant will work alongside the Group Reporting Manager in providing accurate and timely financial and non-financial information to the Company's parent and stakeholders. This is a high-profile role with exposure to senior stakeholders across the business and externally.

A great first move out of practice for candidates with strong commercial acumen who are looking to fast-track their careers.

The Group Accountant will gain experience in:

  • Quarterly consolidation and preparation of the group reporting pack
  • Preparation of annual statutory accounts under IFRS
  • Technical reporting and understanding of the relevant IFRS and accounting pronouncements for the Group
  • Financial planning and analysis (consolidated budgets, forecast and other reports)
  • Quarterly bank covenant reporting
  • Working with the cost manager to monitor fixed asset additions, disposals and depreciation
  • Working with the parent company group function for any other reporting requirements and ad hoc requests
  • Assisting the management accounts team in some aspects of the month end close (balance sheet reconciliations, month end journal entries like interest, depreciation, etc)
  • Review of accounting policies and procedures including internal controls
  • Liaison and coordination with the external auditors, tax advisors and internal auditors

Experience to be successful in this role:

  • ACA/CA Qualified Accountant at Assistant Manager level or equivalent
  • Strong data analysis
  • Good communication skills with senior stakeholders
  • Ability to work under pressure and to deadlines
  • Strong technically, together with up to date knowledge of accounting standards including IFRS

Other benefits:

  • Discretionary Bonus - Average 15%
  • Health + Life Insurance
  • Cycle Scheme
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • 25 Days Holiday