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Interim Financial Accountant

  • Location: City of London
  • Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Temp / FTC / Interim

Posted 28 days ago

  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance
  • Contact: Cheyanne Mason
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 6 Months
  • Start Date: 28/11/2022
  • Expiry Date: 08 December 2022
  • Job Ref: JO0000011842_1667919667

Cedar is currently recruiting for an Interim Financial Accountant, to work for a listed retail business based in the heart of London.

Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per annum

Location: Leicester Square, London (2/3 office days)

Start date: ASAP

This role is for an initial 6 month fixed term contract concentrating on analysing accounts and presenting findings to prepare financial reports, in order to assess the financial performance in time for the upcoming audit.


  • Supporting financial accounting.
  • Production of statutory and annual reports.
  • Liaise with external auditors.
  • Inspect, prepare and submit VAT returns.
  • Implement efficient and diligent financial practices.
  • Play a lead role in ensuring the integrity of financial accounts.
  • Month-end and year-end balance sheet reconciliations.


  • QBE or Part Qualified Accountant
  • Must have extensive experience of financial accounting and delivering external audits.
  • Experience creating year-end reports to assess the financial performance
  • Experience of development and implementing financial policies, procedures and processes
  • Experience with SAP financial management software
  • Experience in the retail sector
  • Experience handling Tax and VAT reports and returns

Please note that you need to be immediately available or on less than a two week notice period. If you are interested in this role, please apply ASAP!

Please be aware that only short listed candidates will be contacted.