Statutory Accountant

Job Title: Statutory Accountant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, England
Salary: £275 - £320 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH89200
Contact Name: Edward Cardona
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 11, 2021 14:54

Job Description

Handle are currently in partnership with a market leading media brand, who are looking for a Statutory/Financial Accountant. This is a 3-4 month interim position to help them out with a very busy period for the team.

Working closely with the Financial Controller, you will take responsibility of preparing the statutory and consolidated accounts for the whole group.

Key responsibilities -

  • Produce individual and consolidated statutory accounts for the group
  • Production of year-end audit files and liaise with auditors
  • Daily and weekly cash flow forecasting
  • Keep up to date with new accounting standards
  • Work closely with the Commercial Finance Team and assist with their reporting
  • Assist with stats and tax reporting
  • Balance sheet reconciliations

Candidate profile -

  • Qualified Accountant - ACA preferred
  • Solid accounting experience including statutory accounting, tax, and consolidation
  • Experience in managing the end to end statutory process, including liaising with auditors
  • Experience of producing budgets and forecast
  • Have excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Knowledge of Navision would be highly advantageous

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.