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Senior Accountant - EMEA

Job Title: Senior Accountant - EMEA
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, England
Industry:
Salary: £275 - £330 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH82886
Contact Name: Edward Cardona
Contact Email: edward.cardona@handle.co.uk
Job Published: March 10, 2020 16:58

Job Description

Senior Financial Accountant needed for an instantly recognisable e-commerce 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 the EMEA regions of the business.

This is 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
  • Preparing and processing recurring journals for EMEA entities whilst identifying and processing non-recurring journals
  • Provide support for SOX compliance and company policies
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Process monthly VAT payments
  • Seek to add continuous process improvement
  • Assist with ad-hoc project work such as reconciliation issues, system implementations and streamlining reporting

Candidate requirements -

  • Qualified Accountant - either ACA, ACCA or equivalent
  • Experience in a similar financial accounting role position working with EMEA entities
  • Excellent communication skills - both written and spoken
  • Be a self-starter who can identify and understand issues, problems and opportunities
  • Any additional languages are a plus

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.