Financial Accountant - Retail

Job Title: Financial Accountant - Retail
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, London
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 54976
Contact Name: Robin Henderson
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 05, 2016 12:57

Job Description

Large international retail business currently searching for a Financial Accountant to be based from their Central London HQ, with overall responsibility for preparation of group level financial statements and journals, reporting directly to the Finance Manager.

You'll be a qualified accountant, with good knowledge around IFRS and a background as a financial accountant. With managerial responsibility for one other employee, you'll be taking ownership of the development of yourself and others as part of the relaxed, collaborative environment, and attending training sessions and team meetings when required.

You'll be responsible for the preparation of:

  • Monthly, Quarterly, and Interim/Year End group financial statements
  • Group AFS template, Interim/Year End
  • All accounting journals, Month End
  • Annual Statutory Accounts

Previous experience within the retail sector is desirable, and you'll be a strong communicator with great IT and organisational skills.

This is a great opportunity to join one of the UK's leading retail companies as they continue their international expansion.

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 unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.