Financial Accountant

Job Title: Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: North London, London
Salary: £300 - £325 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH74940
Contact Name: Edward Cardona
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 12, 2019 11:56

Job Description

Financial Accountant needed for an instantly recognisable eCommerce travel business!

In this position, the Financial Accountant will be responsible for a variety of accounting functions, including month end close, VAT accounting, and balance sheet reconciliations for a portfolio of various international entities.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a qualified accountant to work in a market leading, blue chip organisation with a fantastic working culture.

Key responsibilities include -

  • Take ownership of the month end close processes for the commercial and corporate operations
  • Control and management of balance sheet - to include monthly review, P&L and reconciliation, month end journals
  • Reconciliation of all VAT balance sheet accounts for the group
  • Process monthly VAT payments
  • Seek to add continuous process improvement
  • Liaise with multiple FCs around the world

Candidate requirements -

  • Qualified Accountant - either ACA, ACCA or equivalent
  • Excellent communication skills - both written and spoken
  • Be a self-starter who can identify and understand issues, problems and opportunities
  • Good knowledge of VAT and preparing VAT returns is preferable

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.