Financial Accountant

Job Title: Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £300 - £325 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 Months
REF: RB000_1614851625
Contact Name: Rahela Begum
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 2 months ago

Job Description

The Consultancy Group are currently recruiting for an Interim Financial Accountant for a global media business for 6 months.


  • Assist the team in completing statutory accounts to a high standard, and on time
  • Built up an understanding of the core finance monthly reporting processes
  • Acted as a financial accountant for several subsidiary companies as part of a Group finance role
  • Partnered with the FP&A team to understand key metrics as part of month-end reviews
  • Supported Group cashflow reporting
  • Got stuck in with budgeting and forecasting below the line items
  • Been pivotal in preparing for the 2021 Group audit
  • Worked cohesively with the Transformation team in testing the system configuration and its impact on the Finance team

What you will need

The ideal candidate will be a proactive self-starter, able to pick up new things and be comfortable with change:

  • Newly-Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA)
  • Proven management accounting and financial accounting experience
  • Confident in consolidations
  • Good communication skills
  • Experience with statutory reporting, preferably from Audit or from a medium to large company
  • Methodical approach to problem-solving