Senior Financial Accountant - EMEA

Job Title: Senior Financial Accountant - EMEA
Contract Type: Contract
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £250 - £350 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH75701
Contact Name: Edward Cardona
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 03, 2019 16:28

Job Description

Senior Financial Accountant needed for an instantly recognisable eCommerce 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
  • Management of one direct report

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

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