A Group Financial Reporting Accountant is required for a very fast-growing private equity backed company. Established more than 20 years ago, they have grown particularly quickly (both organically and by acquisition) over the past five years to boast a turnover of >£600m - they now have a presence in almost 40 countries. The company is well backed and plans to continue their expansion; their aim is to build a world-leading business and this is a unique opportunity to join them. The Group Financial Reporting Accountant will report into the Group Head of Financial Reporting. The main duties are below but there will also be a large amount of ad hoc work: ·Producing monthly Group consolidated accounts & review of balance sheet ·Assisting in the production of group management accounts and commentary ·Assisting the FP&A team with budgeting / forecasting queries as required ·Supporting the implementation of IFRS16 / post-implementation review of IFRS15 ·Preparing technical papers to support several M&A deals, new standards etc ·A range of ad hoc projects to support a growing company The ideal candidate for the Group Financial Reporting Accountant role must be a qualified accountant and will ideally be qualified ACA who has worked in a Top 4 / Top 20 practice and gained exposure to working with a range of complex clients and issues e.g. experience of multi-currency group consolidations. The ideal candidate will want to take on early responsibility, will enjoy problem solving, being resourceful and getting involved in a wide range of tasks. Finally, the selected candidate will have the benefit of working for a particularly strong manager who is passionate about nurturing and developing his staff. Significant progression is available as the company continues to grow.
A FTSE 100 market leading brand in Surrey is seeking to appoint a UK Senior Finance Manager as a succession plan for the UK Financial Controller. The Senior Finance Manager must be seeking an upward trajectory role, with a strong desire to secure the UK Financial Controller position within a 12 month period. They must be ambitious... Key responsibilities will include: ·Oversight of all financial reporting for the 2 UK operating entities; your role will be to review all final month end numbers ·Management, leadership and development of a small outsourced finance team ·Deliver UK divisional financial insight to non-finance entities ·Deliver value adding and informative internal management reporting by entity to Senior Executive Management and Board ·Support ongoing process improvement and drive efficiencies around month end reporting ·Project manage systems improvements and upgrades Your background: ·Qualified Accountant (ACA/CA or equivalent) with a proven track record in a financial reporting based role. ·Ideally this will have been gained in a large global multinational business ·Knowledge of financial accounting standards, best practice controls and their practical application. ·The ability to build strong working relationships with global colleagues. ·Pro-active behaviour that demonstrates initiative
Not for Profit Finance Systems Accountant Central London Contract 6 Months £400-£500 The Opportunity: I have a fantastic opportunity for a Finance Systems Accountant to join a not for profit organisation based in Central London. The individual must have Access Dimensions experience and have worked on implementations before. This will be a six-month contract. The Role: Implement the new system Access Dimensions. Work on financial processes and documentations. Implement Vocal Point. Review process and policies. The Requirements: Must have Access Dimensions experience. Must have worked on an implementation before. Good communications skills. Start as soon as possible.
A fast paced & rapidly growing software organisation is looking for a Senior Group Reporting Manager to join their team during a period of change and transformation, based in London, £450-£500 per day. The successful candidate will assist with all elements of month end including; preparation of monthly consolidated statutory group accounts, production of monthly Board Pack, ownership of the month end intercompany reconciliations & management of month GL close. You will also be tasked with assessing the current internal processes before implementing new controls to significantly improve and streamline the financial reporting tools and processes. You will also be asked to assist with ad hoc projects. Key candidate requirements: - Qualified Accountant (ideally ACA) - Significant group reporting experience - Strong & current knowledge of accounting standards - Track record of improving/implementing processes & controls - Advanced Excel - SAAS or sfotware sector experience would be highly beneficial - Hands-on approach with the ability to hit the ground running - Able to adapt to a fast paced and challenging working environment - Self-starter, driven to add value from the outset of an assignment - Strong communication skills Please note: applicants must be able to interview week commencing 21st January and start immediately.
Business Analyst South-West London A hugely successful Biotech business in London is looking to hire a qualified Business Analyst to provide financial analysis and decision support to a large business unit. This is a unique business operating in a challenging and continually evolving sector, where you will support key business contracts, partnering the Operational Director and his team on key projects. You will drive improvements to business processes, ensuring accurate and timely reports are at hand to support key decision making. Key Responsibilities: Work closely with the operational team on day to day project management Monthly G/L close process and reconciliation Input into the divisional Budgeting & Forecasting cycle Input into Board and Divisional Review Packs Working with auditors and external advisors External Customer Reporting Ad-hoc analysis and financial support to new projects/business cases Key requirements: You will be a qualified accountant with experience in a fast-paced, commercial environment; have experience in financial analysis and ideally - but not essential - exposure to project accounting. You will have advanced Excel skills, commercial acumen, and the gravitas to partner and explain numbers to senior non-finance stakeholders. You must also have experience in managing a monthly financial close, and the hunger to learn and solve problems and drive improvements.