Qualified Financial Accountant

Job Title: Qualified Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH08072019
Contact Name: Charley Callier
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 08, 2019 11:25

Job Description

Qualified Financial Accountant - Marketing - Central London

An initial 12 month fixed term contract has become available working with an award winning Marketing agency based in Central London. This is a Financial Accountant role will report directly into the Director of FP&A and work within a friendly, dynamic finance function.

This role will assist with statutory accounts preparation, local audit, corporate compliance, reporting and business facing projects.

Key skills:

  • Qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA or local equivalent) with one to two year's PQE
  • Excellent technical skills, including a good knowledge of FRS102
  • A background within Media/Marketing/PR is highly desirable
  • Excellent technical knowledge
  • Previous experience preparing group consolidated accounts is highly beneficial
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Well organised with the ability to prioritise work load and deadlines

Key responsibilities:

  • Provide support on Group and local audits and preparation of deliverables
  • Provide support on preparation of Group consolidated accounts as well as the UK entity's accounts
  • Assist in preparation of Group management charge schedule used in the final Statutory Accounts
  • Acquisition accounting and consolidation into the Group accounts
  • Corporate tax and all other statutory compliance across all the legal entities in the Group
  • Leads local accounts / annual tax return preparation for Europe and Asia entities
  • Assists the US Financial Controller with the calculation of quarterly and annual tax returns
  • Set up/dissolve legal entities as and when the business requires
  • Employee Benefit Trust returns
  • Closing year end in SAP, posting all local adjustments, and rolling forward the new financial year
  • Prepare the monthly UK payroll journal and monthly management charge
  • Maintain the Allocations schedule used for the monthly management charge
  • Monthly regional forecasting and management pack board reporting
  • Decision support including investment appraisal, profitability analysis, hiring and recruitment review, property acquisitions

Apply today to find out more.

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.