Group Financial Accountant

Job Title: Group Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus
Reference: BBBH79812
Contact Name: Ed O'Donnell
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 23, 2019 11:25

Job Description

I am recruiting for a Newly Qualified ACA to join a FTSE 250 business based in Central London

Reporting into the Group Reporting Manager and working closely with the Group Finance Director your main duties will include;

  • Preparation of the Group year end and half yearly schedules (including intangible assets, PPE, investments in associates, non-controlling interests, provisions, share options, financial instruments, segmental reporting)
  • Preparation of the annual report and interim results, ensuring compliance with all IFRS
  • Support in the preparation of papers and presentations for the Exec, Board, Audit Committee, Remuneration Committee and external parties on business results
  • Technical accounting treatment, e.g. acquisition accounting (including valuation of acquired intangible assets), impairment reviews
  • Preparation of the Group's UK-based subsidiary financial statements under FRS 102
  • Managing the completion of iXBRL tagging of the statutory accounts
  • Improving the efficiency of the subsidiary account filings, both accounts and tax filings
  • Review new accounting standards and prepare financial accounting papers summarising their impact
  • Assist the local teams with their completion of monthly cash flow reporting and ultimately become involved in the Group review and challenge of the local monthly submissions
  • Support in the preparation of the Group's monthly management accounts
  • Ad-hoc support across other areas of finance including budgeting and reforecasting
  • Managing the Junior Accountant who will provide direct support for the above responsibilities

The successful candidate will most likely be Newly Qualified ACA from a Top 6 practice.

You will receive a salary upto £55k plus 10% bonus.

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