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Senior Accountant

Job Title: Senior Accountant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, England
Industry:
Salary: £250 - £275 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: #81454
Contact Name: Clive Campbell
Contact Email: clive.campbell@handle.co.uk
Job Published: January 28, 2020 11:22

Job Description

Financial Accountant needed for a hugely popular, global media brand. This is a 6-month contract role which will ideally turn permanent in the summer. Based from their West London head office, the role plays a key part within the division, where you will be responsible for the accounting and reporting of all business activities. This will include - weekly/quarterly reporting of the P&L, balance sheets and other financial reports.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a qualified Accountant, to work at highly reputable business and also gain some good business partnering experience.

Key responsibilities include -

  • Ensure that timely and accurate quarter-end accounting and reporting are completed
  • Business partner with local finance and compliance teams to make sure the business is in compliance with US GAAP
  • Continuously look for process improvements to streamline reporting
  • Complete quarterly P&L variance analysis
  • Support the Shared Service Centre management with ad-hoc project work
  • Ensure various business reports are prepared in a timely basis with detailed commentary

Candidate requirements -

  • Qualified Accountant ACA/ACCA/CIMA or qualified by experience
  • Proven experience of building relationships, both internally and externally
  • Be an excellent communicator, both verbally and written
  • SAP experience is highly desirable
  • Strong Excel skills

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.