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Interim Financial Accountant

Interim Financial Accountant

  • Location

    London

  • Sector:

    Recently Qualified Finance

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £60000 - £65000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lucy Drummond

  • Contact email:

    lucyd@cedarrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    JO0000008457_1596049541

  • Published:

    16 days ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

  • Expiry date:

    2020-08-28

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    Lucy Drummond

Our client is a well-known international digital media group based in Central London.

This digital media group is now looking to recruit a high calibre Financial Accountant for a 12month FTC. This role will involve dealing with a multitude of key stakeholders from around the world in different offices and across many departments.

The project-based role, to investigate and improve processes & reporting; including, but not limited to:

  • Working with the internal audit team and ensuring compliance with the relevant SOX controls across the whole of the company
  • Calculating and posting monthly journals
  • Preparing accurate and fully supported balance sheet reconciliations (Fixed Assets, Intangibles, Prepayments etc)
  • Investigating variances and correcting errors where necessary,
  • Identifying areas for improvement and streamlining processes
  • Assisting in the preparation of financial reports for the company owners, monthly and quarterly
  • Providing technical IFRS advice/assistance to the finance team where required and to assess and account for any impact following changes to reporting standards for both UK and US GAAP
  • Ad-hoc duties may include improving control processes

The successful candidate will be a 'hands on' qualified accountant with proven experience of operating in a fast-paced environment. You will be comfortable dealing with the complexity of multiple reports and working to tight deadlines. Prior experience of working within media would be highly desirable.