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Senior Accountant - Big Tech

Senior Accountant - Big Tech

  • Location

    London

  • Sector:

    Recently Qualified Finance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Up to £60000.00 per annum + big Tech benefits package

  • Contact:

    David Mendonca

  • Contact email:

    davidm@cedarrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    JO0000008918_1616052902

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-04-11

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    ConsultantDrop

Senior Accountant - Nasdaq-100 Big Tech Brand - City of London - £60k + excellent big tech benefits package

A Senior Accountant role in a NASDAQ-100 global Tech brand based in the City of London.

This multinational business has gone from strength to strength as it has expended into new markets across the globe, continuing to grow during the pandemic - maintaining its enviable position as one of the leading players in their field in the world. The business continues to improve their employee flexibility and ways of working and employee satisfaction is sky high.

This role sits in a dynamic multicultural team of incredibly bright finance professionals, and have a modern, warm and collaborative culture you would expect of a blue chip Big Tech brand. They offer long-term progression opportunities for someone looking to build their career in a global business in a modern and progressive working environment. They also have a great social scence and are a fun place to work for those who

Some key responsibilities include:

  • Preparation and review of the UK's consolidation to support both US GAAP external filings, as well as local statutory requirements, while mentoring junior team members;
  • Monthly submission of results to Group in the US, and production of reporting package
  • Ensure that effective financial controls are in place and are compliant with SOX requirements
  • Monthly legal entity reviews to statutory materiality to ensure accuracy
  • Monthly balance sheet reconciliation and substantiation for all relevant accounts
  • Manage and coordinate the audit of the statutory financial statements to ensure all audits are completed on-time and accounts filed by required deadline
  • Monitor overall UK account reconciliation and prepare the monthly Account Reconciliation Certificate to be submitted to Group in the US
  • Complete annual goodwill impairment and going concern assessments, including preparing the relevant memos for internal and auditor review
  • Active participation in continuous improvement initiatives, standardisation, re-engineering of processes, reporting and controls, and implementation of best practices, working closely with systems teams
  • Work with other departments across the business to ensure the accuracy of the financial statements, as well as providing support on the accounting for certain transactions
  • Manage the intercompany process for the UK
  • Ad-hoc projects and analysis

Experience you will need for this unique opportunity:

  • Qualified ACA/CA from a big 4 or top 10 firm
  • Technical knowledge of US GAAP or IFRS
  • Audit client exposure of large, listed multinationals (US listed or FTSE)
  • An analytical thinker who can identify and implement effective processes improvements
  • Must be capable of working independently with full ownership and the confidence to manage processes end-to-end