Financial Accountant

Job Title: Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £250 - £350 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH66187
Contact Name: Edward Cardona
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 13, 2018 10:07

Job Description

Financial Accountant needed for a global FMCG organisation on a 3 month interim basis. This is a technical accounting role where your main responsibility will be to ensure that all the weekly, monthly and annual reporting requirements are met, accurately and on time.

If you've got a strong technical skill set and have worked in another large business, we'd love to hear from you!

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a market leading brand with a really social and vibrant culture.

Key responsibilities

  • Accurate preparation of monthly/quarterly reporting packs
  • Ensure that the cash flow forecasting is accurate throughout the business and liaise with relevant department heads
  • Ensure all month-end reporting is done precisely and on time
  • Assistant with monthly bank reconciliations
  • Analysis of general ledger accounts for tax returns
  • Preparation of VAT returns
  • Assist with ad-hoc project work

Candidate requirements

  • ACA or ACCA Qualified Accountant
  • Must have worked in a large international business, ideally FMCG but not essential
  • Strong technical accounting knowledge
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • University degree in Finance or similar accounting qualification

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.