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Interim Group Accountant

Interim Group Accountant

  • Location

    London

  • Sector:

    Senior Finance

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £325 - £350 per day

  • Contact:

    Georgina Denslow

  • Contact email:

    gd@cedarrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    JO0000008448_1595582314

  • Published:

    22 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-08-23

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    Georgina Denslow

A fast paced and rapid growth technology organisation is looking for a Group Accountant to join their team on a long-term contract basis, based in London (initially working from home due to Covid-19).

FTC up to £70K + package or day rate up to £350 per day.

Key responsibilities:

- Quarterly consolidation and preparation of the group reporting pack

- Preparation of annual statutory accounts under IFRS and UK GAAP (FRS 101)

- Awareness of accounting technical matters and understanding of the relevant IFRS and accounting pronouncements for the Group

- Assisting the management accounts team in aspects of the month end close (balance sheet reconciliations, month end journal entries like interest, depreciation, etc.)

- Working with the parent company group finance function for any other reporting requirements and ad hoc requests

- Liaison and coordination with the external auditors, tax advisors and internal auditors

Key candidate requirements:

- Qualified accountant (ideally ACA with practice experience)

- Strong financial accounting and/or group accounting experience

- Significant IFRS experience

- Experience of working in SME environment would be highly advantageous

- Technology, IT or related sector experience

- Excellent communication skills

- Self-starter attitude

- Track record of working in fast paced environment