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Interim Group Accountant

Interim Group Accountant

  • Location

    London

  • Sector:

    Senior Finance

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £350.00 - £400.00 per day

  • Contact:

    Georgina Denslow

  • Contact email:

    gd@cedarrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    JO0000008632_1603100923

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-11-18

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    ConsultantDrop

A well known and highly respected hospitality brand is looking for a Group Accountant to join their business during a very busy period, based in London, £350-£400 per day.

Key role responsibilities:

- Execute consolidation of accounts, make corporate adjustments, eliminate and analyse intercompany transactions. Perform balance sheet reviews to ensure regional and consolidated level financial statements are accurate.

- Preparation, compilation and review of diverse financial reports on a routine basis: ensuring compliance with the accounting guidelines and procedures (especially IFRS).

- Support in the coordination of the external audit.

- Coordination and preparation of the Group's weekly flash reporting and trading updates, using submissions from international markets, stepping in to prepare international market submissions as and when required.

- Preparation of the monthly flash P&L reporting including commentary on key variances.

- Work with consolidation and reporting system and support continuous monitoring of performance. Help to make improvements of the system, including functional maintenance.

Key candidate requirements:

- Qualified accountant (ideally ACA with Audit experience)

- Proven track record of financial reporting and group consolidation

- In depth IFRS knowledge

- Demonstrable experience of improving processes and controls

- Advanced Excel

- Working knowledge of Netsuite would be highly advantageous

- Experience of working in a fast paced and changing working environment is essential

- Ability to prioritise and high tight deadlines

- Hands-on with a problem solving mentality

- Highly analytical and detailed

Please note: interviews will take place week commencing 26th October and applicants must be available to start at short notice thereafter.