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Interim Senior Financial Accountant

  • Location: West London
  • Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
  • Job Type:Temporary

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: finance
  • Type: hybrid
  • Contact: Edward Cardona
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 02 May 2024
  • Job Ref: BBBH109432

Senior Financial Accountant needed for a hugely popular, global media brand. This is a 12-month contract role which will be based from their West London head office 4 days a week. The role plays a key part within the division, where you will be responsible for the accounting and reporting of all business activities. This will include - weekly/quarterly reporting of the P&L, balance sheets and other financial reports.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a qualified Accountant, to work at this highly reputable business and also gain some good business partnering experience.

Key responsibilities include -

  • Ensure that timely and accurate quarter-end accounting and reporting are completed
  • Responsible for the quarter close reporting processes; PL & BS, i.e. consolidation of accounts & cause of change analysis
  • Business partner with local finance and compliance teams to make sure the business is in compliance with US GAAP
  • Working closely with local, EMEA, US, and other international teams on an ongoing basis as the key accounting contact.
  • Continuously look for process improvements to streamline reporting
  • Complete quarterly P&L variance analysis
  • Support the Shared Service Centre management with ad-hoc project work
  • Ensure various business reports are prepared in a timely basis with detailed commentary

Candidate requirements -

  • Qualified Accountant ACA/ACCA/CIMA or qualified by experience
  • Proven experience in building relationships, both internally and externally
  • Be an excellent communicator, both verbally and written
  • SAP experience is highly desirable
  • Strong Excel skills

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